# 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
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-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=2.24     Mt=4.1
2       Less than 10 Ss
3       M=2.42     Mt=4.7
4       M=2.16     Mt=3.9
5       M=2.10     Mt=3.7
6       M=2.18     Mt=3.9
7       M=2.40     Mt=4.7
8       M=2.36     Mt=4.5
9       M=2.28     Mt=4.3
10      M=2.36     Mt=4.5
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = 1       M=4.83      Mt=4.3
2       Less than 10 Ss
3       M=5.32      Mt=4.8
4       M=4.64      Mt=4.0
5       M=4.80      Mt=4.2
6       M=4.60      Mt=4.0
7       M=5.28      Mt=4.8
8       M=5.20      Mt=4.7
9       M=4.98      Mt=4.4
10      M=5.05      Mt=4.5
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.05 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.03 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.05 p < .05 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.02 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = -.02 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = -.03 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income