Findings on happiness in Future Life Survey (2011): study JP 2001

Author(s)Future Life Survey,
TitleFuture life Survey
SourceDescribed in Social Science Japan Data Archive (SSJDA),
PublicAdults, 18-69 aged, general public, Japan, 2001
Collect period1-2
Survey nameJP-FutureLifeSurvey2001
SampleSelection from general population sample
Respondents N =2254
Non Response24,87
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: How satisfied are you currently with your own life? Please answer concerning .. your life as a whole. 5 satisfied 4 fairly satisfied 3 about evenly satisfied and dissatisfied 2 somewhat dissatisfied 1 very dissatisfied Question preceded by items on satisfaction with aspects of life.
Page in publicationQ 47
DKNA %0.2
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation0.881.33

Scores in12345