### Correlational finding on Happiness and Sex (male vs female)Subject code: G01aa

 Study Else-Quest et al. (2005): study US 1992 Title Context Counts: Long-Term Sequelae of Premarital Intercourse of Abstinence. Source Journal of Sex Research, 2005, Vol. 42, 102 - 112 Public 18-59 aged, USA, 1992 Sample Probability sample (unspecified) Non-Response 21.4 % Respondents N = 3425

 Correlate Author's label Sexe Page in Source 7,14 Our classification Sex (male vs female), code G01aa Operationalization ```0 female 1 male ``` Observed distribution 0:1908, 1:1517.

 Observed Relation with Happiness HappinessMeasure Statistics Elaboration/Remarks O-HL-cy-sq-v-5-a DM=+ ```0 female M = 3,54 (SD = 0,10) 1 male M = 3,60 (SD = 0,10) difference +0,06 ``` O-HL-cy-sq-v-5-a F=4.16 p < .05

Appendix 1: Happiness measures used
 Code Full Text O-HL-cy-sq-v-5-a Selfreport on single question:Generally, how happy have you been with your personal life during the past 12 month?1 unhappy most of the time2 sometimes fairly unhappy3 generally satisfied, pleased4 very happy most of the time5 extremely happy

Appendix 2: Statistics used
 Symbol Explanation DM DIFFERENCE of MEANSType: descriptive statistic only.Measurement level: Correlate: dichotomous, Happiness: metricRange: depending on the happiness rating scale of the author; range symmetric about zero.Meaning: the difference of the mean happiness, as measured on the author's rating scale, between the two correlate levels. F F-STATISTICType: asymmetric standard test statistic.Range: nonnegative unlimitedMeaning : the test statistic is also called the "Variance Ratio" and is the ratio of two independent estimators of the same variance with n1 and n2 degrees of freedom respectively. The critical values of its probability distribution are tabulated extensively in almost any textbook on Statistics
Source:
Ruut Veenhoven, World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Erasmus University Rotterdam.
https://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl