# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study TR 1991

Public
18+ aged, general public, Turkey, 1990
Sample
Respondents
N = 1030
Non Response
Assessment
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

## Correlate

Authors's Label
Self-definition as religious
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "Independently of wether you go to church or not, would you say you are....."
1   A convinced atheist
2   Not a religious person
3   A religious person

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=2.64     Mt=5.5
2       M=2.93     Mt=6.4
3       M=3.14     Mt=7.1
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = + 1       M=7.18      Mt=6.9
2       M=7.30      Mt=7.0
3       M=7.62      Mt=7.4
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M=1.57      Mt=6.6
2       M=1.54      Mt=6.5
3       M=1.76      Mt=6.8
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=3.19     Mt=7.3
2       M=3.24     Mt=7.5
3       M=3.31     Mt=7.7
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M= .73      Mt=5.7
2       M= .57      Mt=5.6
3       M= .59      Mt=5.6
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = + 1       M=5.50      Mt=5.0
2       M=6.19      Mt=5.7
3       M=6.52      Mt=6.1
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.13 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.05 p < .05 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.09 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.00 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.06 p < .015 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.07 p < .05 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.00 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.05 p < .05 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.09 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.05 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.09 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.05 p < .01 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.05 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.10 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.14 p < .001 ß controlled for sexe, age, and household income O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.05 ns ß controlled for sexe, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.06 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.06 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income