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Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study SI 1992

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Slovenia, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1035
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=2.34     Mt=4.5
2       M=2.35     Mt=4.5
3       M=2.31     Mt=4.4
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = + 1       M=5.57      Mt=5.1
2       M=5.02      Mt=4.5
3       M=4.99      Mt=4.4
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = + 1       M=1.47      Mt=6.5
2       M=1.48      Mt=6.5
3       M=1.57      Mt=6.6
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a r = -.02 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = -.05 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.02 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a tc = -.03 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tc = -.04 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = +.02 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = +.01 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = -.01 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.07 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income