# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study BE 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Belgium, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2792
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

## Correlate

Authors's label
Membership of volun-tary organizations
Our Classification
Operationalization
Number of 'yes' responses: "Which, if any of these organizations do you belong to....?" For example: Religious or church organizations, Political parties or groups, Sports or recreation (16 items). The summed score is divided into 3 categories ....
1   0
2   1
3   2 - 16

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=3.24      Mt=7.5
2       M=3.32      Mt=7.7
3       M=3.40      Mt=8.0
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=7.41      Mt=7.1
2       M=7.66      Mt=7.4
3       M=7.79      Mt=7.5
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M=1.13      Mt=6.1
2       M=1.53      Mt=6.5
3       M=1.91      Mt=6.9
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=3.24      Mt=7.5
2       M=3.32      Mt=7.7
3       M=3.40      Mt=8.0
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M=1.13      Mt=6.1
2       M=1.53      Mt=6.5
3       M=1.91      Mt=6.9
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=7.41      Mt=7.1
2       M=7.66      Mt=7.4
3       M=7.79      Mt=7.5
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.10 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.18 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.09 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.18 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.10 p < .0010 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.09 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.16 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.07 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.09 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.09 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.07 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.16 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.17 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income
( r and ß computed on uncategorized data )
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.07 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income
( r and ß computed on uncategorized data )
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.10 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income
( r and ß computed on uncategorized data )
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.10 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income
( r and ß computed on uncategorized data )
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.07 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income
( r and ß computed on uncategorized data )
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.17 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income
( r and ß computed on uncategorized data )