# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study HU 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Hungary, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 999
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

## Correlate

Authors's label
Number of children
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "Have you had any children?"
0   None
1   1 child
2   2 children
3   3 children
4   4 children
5   5 children
6   6 or more children

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 0       M=2.61     Mt=5.4
1       M=2.66     Mt=5.5
2       M=2.82     Mt=6.1
3       M=2.65     Mt=5.5
4       M=2.48     Mt=4.9
5       M=2.50     Mt=5.0
6       M=2.92     Mt=6.5
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 0       M=6.16      Mt=5.8
1       M=6.03      Mt=5.6
2       M=6.22      Mt=5.8
3       M=5.39      Mt=4.9
4       M=5.64      Mt=5.2
5       M=5.17      Mt=4.6
6       M=5.19      Mt=4.7
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 0       M= .83      Mt=5.8
1       M= .89      Mt=5.9
2       M= .93      Mt=5.9
3       M= .77      Mt=5.8
4       M= .31      Mt=5.3
5       M=1.50      Mt=6.5
6       M= .13      Mt=5.1
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.04 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = -.08 p < .05 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = -.03 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.04 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = -.04 p < .05 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = -.01 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.09 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = -.05 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.01 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income