Findings on happiness in Shin & Rutkowski (2003): study KR 2001 /1

Publication
Author(s)Shin, D.C.; Rutkowski, C.P.
TitleSubjective Quality of Korean Life in 1981 and 2001.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2003, Vol. 62/63, 509 - 534
DOIDOI:10.1023/A:1022674007378
Investigation
Public20+ aged, general public, Korea,(South), 2001
Collect period3
Survey nameKR-Korea Democracy Baro
SampleProbability multi-stage random
WeightingU
Respondents N =1006
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksAdditional informtion provided by first author
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Tell me how much you are satisfied or dissatisfied with your life as a whole 1 very dissatisfied 2 3 4 5 6 7 very satisfied Last item in a series of questions about satisfaction with various domains in life
ClassificationO-SLW-u-sq-n-7-a
Page in publicationtable 4
RemarksAdditional informtion provided by first author
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 7On range 0 - 10
Mean4.565.94
Standard deviation1.272.12

Scores in1234567
%2.15.39.727.331.920.23.5