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Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study RO 1993

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Romania, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1103
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 DM = + 1       M=2.40     Mt=4.7
2       M=2.48     Mt=4.9
3       M=2.63     Mt=5.4
4       M=2.50     Mt=5.0
5       M=2.61     Mt=5.4
6       M=2.55     Mt=5.2
7       M=2.63     Mt=5.4
8       M=2.62     Mt=5.4
9       M=2.70     Mt=5.7
10      M=2.75     Mt=5.8
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = + 1       M=5.55      Mt=5.1
2       M=4.56      Mt=4.0
3       M=5.98      Mt=5.5
4       M=5.79      Mt=5.3
5       M=6.21      Mt=5.8
6       M=5.87      Mt=5.4
7       M=5.63      Mt=5.1
8       M=6.09      Mt=5.7         
9       M=5.81      Mt=5.3
10      M=6.14      Mt=5.7
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = 1       M= .49      Mt=5.5
2       M=-.12      Mt=4.9
3       M= .90      Mt=5.9
4       M=1.14      Mt=6.1
5       M= .70      Mt=5.7
6       M= .89      Mt=5.9
7       M= .50      Mt=5.5
8       M= .64      Mt=5.6         
9       M= .70      Mt=5.7
10      M= .94      Mt=5.9
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a r = +.14 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = +.07 p < .05 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.05 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a tc = +.11 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tb = +.06 p < .01 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = +.04 p < .05 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = +.11 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = +.05 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.03 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income