# 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
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=2.77     Mt=5.9
2       M=2.89     Mt=6.3
3       M=2.75     Mt=5.8
4       M=2.89     Mt=6.3
5       M=2.76     Mt=5.9
6       M=3.03     Mt=6.8
7       M=2.80     Mt=6.0
8       M=3.21     Mt=7.4
9       M=2.87     Mt=6.2
10      M=2.98     Mt=6.6
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M=1.80      Mt=6.8
2       M=1.94      Mt=6.9
3       M= .41      Mt=5.4
4       M=1.26      Mt=6.3
5       M=1.92      Mt=6.9
6       M=1.17      Mt=6.2
7       M=1.11      Mt=6.1
8       M=1.24      Mt=6.2
9       M=1.25      Mt=6.3
10      M=1.42      Mt=6.4
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.07 p < .05 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = -.01 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.06 p < .01 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = -.00 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.08 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.02 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income