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Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study CN 1990

Public:
18+aged, general public, China, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Church-member or not
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "Do you belong to a
religious denomination?"
0   No
1   Yes

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a DM = + 0       M=2.93     Mt=6.4
1       M=2.81     Mt=6.0
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = + 0       M=1.24      Mt=6.2
1       M=2.33      Mt=7.3
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a r = -.03 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.09 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a tc = -.01 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = +.04 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = -.02 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.09 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income