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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
Level of school- education
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "At what age did you or will you complete your full time education, either at school or at an institution of higher education?"
1   <12  years
2   13  years
3   14  years
4   15  years
5   16  years
6   17  years
7   18  years
8   19  years
9   20  years
10  21+ years

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a DM = + 1       Empty category
2       Empty category
3       M=2.90     Mt=6.3
4       M=2.97     Mt=6.6
5       M=3.01     Mt=6.7
6       M=2.81     Mt=6.0
7       M=3.07     Mt=6.9
8       Empty category
9       M=3.13     Mt=7.1
10      M=2.98     Mt=6.6
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = + 1       Empty category
2       Empty category
3       M=6.75      Mt=6.4
4       M=6.69      Mt=6.3
5       M=6.71      Mt=6.3
6       M=6.65      Mt=6.3
7       M=7.17      Mt=6.9
8       Empty category                           
9       M=6.74      Mt=6.4
10      M=6.61      Mt=6.2
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = + 1       Empty category
2       Empty category
3       M=1.05      Mt=6.0
4       M=1.11      Mt=6.1
5       M=1.34      Mt=6.3
6       M=1.03      Mt=6.0
7       M=1.77      Mt=6.7
8       Empty category                           
9       M=1.21      Mt=6.2
10      M=1.49      Mt=6.5
O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a r = +.05 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = -.02 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.08 p < .01 O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a tc = +.03 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tb = -.01 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = +.05 p < .01 O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a Beta = 0 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = -.04 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.01 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income