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Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study DE East Germany 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, East Germany, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1336
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Church-member or not
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "Do you belong to a
religious denomination?"
0   No
1   Yes

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a DM = + 0       M=2.93     Mt=6.4
1       M=3.02     Mt=6.7
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = + 0       M=6.64      Mt=6.3
1       M=6.88      Mt=6.5
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = + 0       M=1.19      Mt=6.2
1       M=1.38      Mt=6.4
O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a r = +.08 p < .01 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = +.06 p < .05 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.05 ns O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a tc = +.07 p < .01 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tc = +.07 p < .05 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = +.06 p < .05 O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a Beta = +.10 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = +.07 p < .05 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.08 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income