# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study NG 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Nigeria, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1001
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

## Correlate

Authors's label
Children in the household
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "How many of them are still living at home?"
0   None
1   1 child
2   2 children
3   3 children
4   4 children
5   5 children
6   6 or more children

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 0       M=2.89     Mt=6.3
1       M=3.02     Mt=6.7
2       M=3.15     Mt=7.2
3       M=2.79     Mt=6.6
4       M=2.93     Mt=6.4
5       M=2.50     Mt=5.0
6       M=2.80     ms=6.0
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 0       M=6.26      Mt=5.8
1       M=6.83      Mt=6.5
2       M=7.26      Mt=7.0
3       M=6.05      Mt=5.6
4       M=6.79      Mt=6.4
5       M=5.43      Mt=4.9
6       M=6.00      Mt=5.6
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 0       M=1.53      Mt=6.5
1       M=1.65      Mt=6.7
2       M=1.54      Mt=6.5
3       M=1.53      Mt=6.5
4       M=1.47      Mt=6.5
5       M=1.92      Mt=6.9
6       M=1.22      Mt=6.2
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = -.04 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = -.03 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = -.02 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = -.02 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.00 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = -.01 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.07 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.09 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.05 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income