Findings on happiness in EPA/SPB (2005): study JP 1995

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, 1995
Collect period6
Survey nameJP-LifestylePref1995
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =3392
Non Response22,9
Assesment Niet gebruiken Questionnaire: paper and pencil
General remarksAges 20-60
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 20-60
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.535.93
Standard deviation1.031.52

Scores in12345
%4.611.122.543.913.5