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Correlational findings

Study Bachman et al. (1970): study US 1966

Public:
Public highschool boys followed 3 years from grade 10, USA, 1966-69
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1799
Non Response:
2.8% incomplete information in 1966
Assessment:
Multiple assesment methods
Interviews, test, teacher ratings.

Correlate

Authors's Label
Delinquent behaviors
Our Classification
Remarks
(adapted from Gold, 1966).
Operationalization
Selfreport on 26 questionsquestions on:
a: running away from home
b: hitting parents
c: stealing
d: fighting
e: drinking alcohol without permission
Full list not reported

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HP-g-mq-v-5-a r = -.21 p < .001 T1 happiness by T1 delinquent behavior