# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study BG 1990

Public
18+ aged, general public, Bulgaria, 1990
Sample
Respondents
N = 1034
Non Response
Assessment
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

## Correlate

Authors's Label
Number of children
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "Have you had any children?"
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=2.35     Mt=4.5
1       M=2.27     Mt=4.2
2       M=2.37     Mt=4.6
3       M=2.22     Mt=4.1
4       M=2.08     Mt=3.6
5       Less than 10 Ss
6       Less than 10 Ss
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = 0       M=5.22      Mt=4.7
1       M=4.78      Mt=4.2
2       M=5.11      Mt=4.6
3       M=4.88      Mt=4.3
4       M=4.10      Mt=3.4
5       Less than 10 Ss
6       Less than 10 Ss
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = -.03 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = -.02 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = -.02 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = -.01 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.01 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = 0 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income