Findings on happiness in EPA/SPB (2005): study JP 2001

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, 2001
Collect period5-6
Survey nameJP-LifestylePref2001
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =3988
Non Response20,2
Assesment Niet gebruiken Questionnaire: paper and pencil
General remarksAges 15-80
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 somewhat dissatisfied 1 dissatisfied - don't know
ClassificationO-SLW-u-sq-v-5-h
RemarksAges 15-80
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.425.77
Standard deviation1.051.55

Scores in12345
%5.114.626.840.013.3