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Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study CL 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Chile, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1500
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 DM = + 1       M=3.07     Mt=6.9
2       M=2.86     Mt=6.2
3       M=3.08     Mt=6.9
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = + 1       M=7.04      Mt=6.7
2       M=7.21      Mt=6.9
3       M=7.66      Mt=7.4
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = + 1       M= .62      Mt=5.6
2       M= .75      Mt=5.7
3       M=1.12      Mt=6.1
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a r = +.08 p < .01 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = +.09 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.08 p < .01 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a tc = +.06 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tc = +.07 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = +.06 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = +.09 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = +.07 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.09 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income