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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
Level of school- education
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "At what age did you or will you complete your full time education, either at school or at an institution of higher education?"
1   <12  years
2   13  years
3   14  years
4   15  years
5   16  years
6   17  years
7   18  years
8   19  years
9   20  years
10  21+ years

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a DM = + 1       M=2.88     Mt=6.3
2       M=2.82     Mt=6.1
3       M=2.90     Mt=6.3
4       M=3.09     Mt=7.0
5       M=2.78     Mt=5.9
6       M=2.88     Mt=6.3
7       M=2.97     Mt=6.6
8       M=3.04     Mt=6.8
9       M=3.02     Mt=6.7
10      M=3.05     Mt=6.8
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = + 1       M=7.11      Mt=6.8
2       M=6.44      Mt=6.0
3       M=6.41      Mt=6.0
4       M=7.43      Mt=7.1
5       M=7.25      Mt=6.9
6       M=7.33      Mt=7.0
7       M=7.64      Mt=7.4
8       M=7.91      Mt=7.7         
9       M=7.52      Mt=7.2
10      M=7.77      Mt=7.5
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = + 1       M=1.16      Mt=6.2
2       M=1.10      Mt=6.1
3       M= .97      Mt=6.0
4       M=1.37      Mt=6.4
5       M= .83      Mt=5.8
6       M=1.19      Mt=6.2
7       M=1.19      Mt=6.2
8       M=1.56      Mt=6.6         
9       M=1.85      Mt=6.8
10      M=1.77      Mt=6.8
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a r = +.09 p < .01 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = +.14 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.13 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a tc = +.07 p < .01 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tb = +.09 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = +.09 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = +.01 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = +.11 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.09 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income