Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study NO 1990

Public
18+ aged, general public, Norway, 1990
Sample
Respondents
N = 1239
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=3.18     Mt=7.3
2       M=3.19     Mt=7.3
3       M=3.25     Mt=7.5
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=3.19     Mt=7.3
2       M=3.24     Mt=7.5
3       M=3.31     Mt=7.7
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M=2.29      Mt=7.3
2       M=2.29      Mt=7.3
3       M=2.36      Mt=7.4
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = + 1       M=7.18      Mt=6.9
2       M=7.30      Mt=7.0
3       M=7.62      Mt=7.4
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = + 1       M=7.65      Mt=7.4
2       M=7.52      Mt=7.2
3       M=7.85      Mt=7.6
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.08 p < .01 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.06 p < .015 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.05 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.09 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.02 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.04 p < .05 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.08 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.05 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.09 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.02 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.07 p < .05 ß controlled for sexe, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.09 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.05 ns ß controlled for sexe, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.06 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.02 ns