# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study MX 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Mexico, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1531
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

## Correlate

Authors's label
Children in the household
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "How many of them are still living at home?"
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=2.96     Mt=6.5
1       M=3.02     Mt=6.7
2       M=2.95     Mt=6.5
3       M=2.88     Mt=6.3
4       M=2.89     Mt=6.3
5       M=2.89     Mt=6.3
6       M=2.87     Mt=6.2
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 0       M=7.38      Mt=7.1
1       M=7.51      Mt=7.2
2       M=7.63      Mt=7.4
3       M=7.20      Mt=6.9
4       M=7.25      Mt=6.9
5       M=6.78      Mt=6.4
6       M=7.67      Mt=7.4
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 0       M=1.41      Mt=6.4
1       M=1.55      Mt=6.6
2       M=1.41      Mt=6.4
3       M=1.20      Mt=6.2
4       M=1.13      Mt=6.1
5       M=1.21      Mt=6.2
6       M= .83      Mt=5.8
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = -.04 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = -.02 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = -.05 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = -.02 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = -.00 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = -.02 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.00 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = -.01 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = -.03 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income