# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study BR 1990

Public
18+ aged, general public, Brazil 1990
Sample
Respondents
N = 1782
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=2.84     Mt=6.1
2       M=2.85     Mt=6.2
3       M=2.95     Mt=6.5
O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a = + 1       M=6.83      Mt=6.5
2       M=6.99      Mt=6.6
3       M=7.39      Mt=7.1
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M=1.11      Mt=6.1
2       M=1.33      Mt=6.3
3       M=1.48      Mt=6.5
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=3.06     Mt=6.9
2       M=2.98     Mt=6.6
3       M=3.08     Mt=6.9
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M=1.22      Mt=6.2
2       M=1.03      Mt=6.0
3       M=1.20      Mt=6.2
O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a = + 1       M=7.01      Mt=6.7
2       M=7.18      Mt=6.9
3       M=7.37      Mt=7.1
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.05 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.04 p < .05 O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a = +.10 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.02 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.07 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a = +.03 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.02 ns O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a = +.03 p < .05 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.02 p < .05 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.05 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a = +.08 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.03 p < .05 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.04 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a = +.03 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.06 p < .05 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.09 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a = +.12 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.10 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income