# 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
Household income
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "Here is a scale of incomes and we would like to know in what group your household is, counting all wages, salaries, pensions and other incomes that come in" rated on a 10-point scale (scale categories not reported in datafile).

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = 1       M=1.87     Mt=2.9
2       M=2.07     Mt=3.6
3       M=2.26     Mt=4.2
4       M=2.21     Mt=4.0
5       M=2.34     Mt=4.5
6       M=2.50     Mt=5.0
7       M=2.71     Mt=5.7
8       M=2.62     Mt=5.4
9       Less than 10 Ss
10      Less than 10 Ss
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = 1       M=2.89      Mt=2.1
2       M=3.75      Mt=3.1
3       M=4.45      Mt=3.8
4       M=4.63      Mt=4.0
5       M=5.34      Mt=4.8
6       M=5.38      Mt=4.9
7       M=6.06      Mt=5.6
8       M=5.77      Mt=5.3
9       Less than 10 Ss
10      Less than 10 Ss
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.25 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.33 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.20 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.24 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.25 p < .001 ß controlled for sex and age O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.33 p < .001 ß controlled for sex and age