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Correlational findings

Study Glenn & Hoppe (1984): study US 1973

Public:
18+ aged whites, USA, 1973-78
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 10
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Number of siblings
Our Classification
Operationalization
0, 1 or 2, 3_





0 No siblings
1 1 or 2 siblings





0 No siblings
1 3 or more siblings

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa D% = -   % very happy:        males        females

     0 siblings         39%           37%
1 or 2 siblings         35%           41%
3 or _ siblings         33%           37%

O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa b = - Males:  -.07 (01)       Females:  +.05 (ns)
B controled for pre-adult background variables

O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa b = 0 Males:  -.06 (05)       Females:  +.06 (ns)
B moreover controled for current education over
family income

O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa b = - Males:  -.11 (01)       Females: -.02 (ns)
B controled for pre-adult background variables

O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa b = - Males: -.07 (05)        Females: +.03 (ns)
B moreover controled for current education and family income