Findings on happiness in Inoguchi & Fujii (2013): study ID 2003

Publication
Author(s)Inoguchi, T.; Fujii, S.
TitleThe Quality of Life in Asia. A Comparison of Quality of Life in Asia
SourceSpringer, 2013, Dordrecht, Netherlands
URLhttps://books.google.nl/books?hl=nl&lr=&id=Hy69XDD2zooC&oi=fnd&pg=PR5&dq=inoguchi+%2B+The+Quality+of+Life+in+Asia&ots=rtiFUZCZPJ&sig=gD8EwuaC44rBzLvEB0TnThKoJOk#v=onepage&q=inoguchi%20%2B%20The%20Quality%20of%20Life%20in%20Asia&f=false
DOIdoi:10.1007/978-90-481-9072-0
Investigation
PublicWorking aged (20-69), Indonesia, 2003-2008
Last assesment2008
Survey nameAsia Barometer 2003-2008
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingN
Respondents N =839
 N = 638 only married
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: How often do you feel that you are really enjoying life these days? 4 often 3 sometimes 2 rarely 1 never - don't know
ClassificationM-FH-c-sq-v-4-b
Author's labelEnjoyment
Page in publication30,100
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean3.127.08
Standard deviation0.712.35

Scores in1234
%1.415.352.930.4

Full textSelfreport on single question: All things considered, would you say you are happy these days? 5 very happy 4 quite happy 3 neither happy nor unhappy 2 not too happy 1 very unhappy
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb
Author's labelHappiness
Page in publication27-30, 100
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.817.01
Standard deviation0.791.98

Scores in12345
%0.57.816.461.114.1

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Ageshow  Current age (in years)
City sizeshow  Population density in vinicity
City sizeshow  Population size in nation, also classified as above ↑
E-mailshow  E-mail
E-mailshow  Time on internet, also classified as above ↑
Educational attainmentshow  Level of school-education
English abilityshow  Modern behavior
English abilityshow  Number of languages spoken, also classified as above ↑
Gendershow  Sex (male vs female)
Home: ownership and typeshow  House owned or rented
Home: ownership and typeshow  Quality of current dwelling, also classified as above ↑
Incomeshow  Household income
Internetshow  Information seeking
Internetshow  Information seeking, also classified as above ↑
Internetshow  Internet, social media, also classified as above ↑
Living internationallyshow  Current life-style pattern (life-style type)
Living internationallyshow  Modern behavior, also classified as above ↑
Marital statusshow  Married state (compared to non-married states)
Mobile phoneshow  E-mail
Mobile phoneshow  Telephone, also classified as above ↑
Number of family membersshow  Number of persons in household
Number of family membersshow  Number of relatives, also classified as above ↑
Number of utilitiesshow  Availability of amenities in vinicity
Prayingshow  Praying
Regionshow  REGION: GEOGRAPHY
Relative standard of livingshow  Relative income
Religionshow  Religious (vs not)
Right to voteshow  Current right to vote
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with democracy in nation
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with education, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with family, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with family-life , also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with friends, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with health, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with housing, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with income, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with leisure, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with marriage, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with multiple domains of life, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with natural environment, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with neigbours, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with social contacts in vinicity, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with spiritual life, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with standard of living, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with welfare provision for the elderly in nation, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsshow  Satisfaction with work-as-a-whole, also classified as above ↑
Summed determinantsshow  Summed effects of current individual conditions (micro level)