# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study IS 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Iceland 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 702
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=3.37     Mt=7.9
1       M=3.38     Mt=7.9
2       M=3.48     Mt=8.3
3       M=3.39     Mt=8.0
4       M=3.42     Mt=8.1
5       Less than 10 Ss
6       Empty category
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = 0       M=7.99      Mt=7.8
1       M=8.02      Mt=7.8
2       M=8.15      Mt=7.9
3       M=8.10      Mt=7.9
4       M=8.27      Mt=8.1
5       Less than 10 Ss
6       Empty category
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 0       M=2.38      Mt=7.4
1       M=2.51      Mt=7.5
2       M=2.92      Mt=7.9
3       M=2.57      Mt=7.6
4       M=2.56      Mt=7.6
5       Less than 10 Ss
6       Empty category
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.04 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.04 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 = +.01 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.04 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.04 ns ß controlled for sex and age O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.04 ns ß controlled for sex and age A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = -.01 ns ß controlled for sex and age