Findings on happiness in EPA/SPB (2005): study JP 1996

Publication
Author(s)EPA/SPB,
TitleLife style preference survey
SourceSocial Policy Bureau, Economic Planning Agency, Government Japan
URLhttp://www5.cao.go.jp/seikatsu/senkoudo/senkoudo.html
Investigation
Public15+ aged, general public, Japan, 1996
Collect period5-6
Survey nameJP-LifestylePref1996
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =3868
Non Response22,6
Assesment Niet gebruiken Questionnaire: paper and pencil
General remarksAges 15-75
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: How satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life in general? 5 satisfied 4 somewhat satisfied 3 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 2 rather dissatisfied 1 dissatisfied - don't know
ClassificationO-SLu-g-sq-v-5-e
RemarksAges 15-75
DKNA %0.4
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.265.52
Standard deviation1.031.46

Scores in12345
%6.516.029.739.87.7