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

 Study ~Gallup & Kettering (1976d): study ZZ East Asia 1976 /2 Title Human Needs and Satisfactions: A Global Survey. Table Books: Far East: Vol.1 & Vol. 2. Source Charles F. Kettering Foundation and Gallup International Research Institutes, 1976, USA URL HTTP://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/~Gallup_Kettering_1976e.pdf Public 15+ aged, general public, Far East countries, 1976 Sample Probability multistage stratified area sample Non-Response n.a. Respondents N = 872

 Correlate Author's label Sex Page in Source nn Our classification Sex (male vs female), code G01aa Operationalization ```1: male 0: female ``` Observed distribution N= 1:477, 0:394

 Observed Relation with Happiness HappinessMeasure Statistics Elaboration/Remarks C-BW-c-sq-m-11-a DM=+ ```1:M = 4,07 [CI95 3,87-4,26] SD 2,17 0:M = 4,01 [CI95 3,78-4,23] SD 2,29 -difference +0,06 ``` O-HL-g-sq-v-3-d DM=+ ```1:M = 1,60 [CI95 1,55-1,66] SD 0,62 0:M = 1,53 [CI95 1,47-1,59] SD 0,63 -difference +0,07 [CI05 -0,01 +0,16] ``` O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a DM=- ```1:M = 4,23 [CI95 4,03-4,42] SD 2,18 0:M = 4,33 [CI95 4,10-4,57] SD 2,37 -difference -0,10 [CI95 -0,41 +0,20] ```

Appendix 1: Happiness measures used
 Code Full Text C-BW-c-sq-m-11-a Selfreport on single question:"To indicate how you feel about your life at this time, would you use this card? Suppose the top of the mountain represents the best life you can imagine, and the bottom step of the mountain represents the worst possible life you can imagine. On which step of the mountain would you say you personally feel you stand at this time? - assuming that the higher the step the better you feel about your life, and the lower the step the worse you feel about it. Just point to the step that comes closest to how you feel"10 best possible life9876543210 worst possible life(Mountain scale not reproduced here) O-HL-g-sq-v-3-d Selfreport on single question:Generally speaking, how happy would you say you are.....?3 very happy2 fairly happy1 not too happy O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a Selfreport on single question:"Now taking everything about your life into account, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life today?"10 satisfied9876543210 dissatisfied

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.
Source:
Ruut Veenhoven, World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Erasmus University Rotterdam.
https://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl