Findings on happiness in Palmore (1975): study JP 1973

Author(s)Palmore, E.B.
TitleThe Honorable Elders: A Cross-Cultural Analysis of Aging in Japan.
SourceDuke University Press, 1975, Durham, USA
Public60+ aged, Japan, 1973
Collect period9
Survey nameNot available
 Prime ministers office 1973
SampleProbability sample (unspecified)
 Probability sample out of the Japanese adult population.
Respondents N =0
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
 Structured interview
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: On the whole, are you ........ with the life you lead? 4 fully satisfied 3 not fully but to an extend satisfied 2 as yet unsatisfied 1 very unsatisfied
Author's labelLife satisfaction.
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Like doing  Concern about organizational participation
Still workingshow  Current status: retired or not