# 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
Self-definition as religious
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "Independently of wether you go to church or not, would you say you are....."
1   A convinced atheist
2   Not a religious person
3   A religious person

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=3.15     Mt=7.2
2       M=3.24     Mt=7.5
3       M=3.37     Mt=7.9
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=7.23      Mt=6.9
2       M=7.36      Mt=7.1
3       M=7.74      Mt=7.5
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M=1.24      Mt=6.2
2       M=1.38      Mt=6.4
3       M=1.53      Mt=6.5
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=3.15     Mt=7.2
2       M=3.24     Mt=7.5
3       M=3.37     Mt=7.9
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M=1.24      Mt=6.2
2       M=1.38      Mt=6.4
3       M=1.53      Mt=6.5
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=7.23      Mt=6.9
2       M=7.36      Mt=7.1
3       M=7.74      Mt=7.5
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.11 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.05 p < .05 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.10 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.05 p < .05 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.11 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.10 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.04 p < .05 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.08 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.08 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.08 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.08 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.04 p < .05 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.08 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.15 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.16 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.16 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.15 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.08 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income