Correlational findings

Study Flouri & Buchanan (2002): study GB 1998

Boys; teens; UK; 1998
Survey name
Unnamed study
N = 1344
Non Response
Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)


Authors's Label
Father involvement
Our Classification
Related specification variables
Self-report on 5 questions on how involved their father (or father figure) was with them:
a) "Does your dad (or father figure) spend time with you?"
b) "Does your dad (or father figure) hug you?"
c) "Does your dad (or father figure) show na interest in your school work?"
d)"Does your dad (or father figure) talk through your worries with you?"
e)"Does your dad (or father figure) talk to you about relationships?"

3 involved
1 not involved

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-n-5-b r = +.34 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-n-5-b b = +.11 p < .001 b controled for
- lives in 2-parent family (vs not)
- age
O-HL-u-sq-n-5-b = stronger when bullying incidence in school is low.