Findings on happiness in Park (1998): study KR 1996

Author(s)Park, J.S.
TitleWork and Quality of Life in the Perception of the Korea People: Focussing on the Difference among Occupational Groups.
SourceDevelopment and Society, 1998, Vol. 27, 17 - 33
PublicWorking people, South Korea, 1996
Collect period4
 April 15-30th
Survey nameNot available
SampleProbability stratified sample
Respondents N =1000
Non Responsenot rep
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
 Structured interview
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all things together in your life, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are ....? 5 very happy 4 happy 3 neither happy nor unhappy 2 unhappy 1 very unhappy
Author's labelOverall Happiness
Page in publication25
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation

Scores in12345

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
Work and quality of working lifeO01ab02Kind of occupation (profession)
Work and quality of working lifeW04ab09Private or public sector, also classified as above ↑