Findings on happiness in Tsai (2015): study TW 2005 /1

Publication
Author(s)Tsai, C.L.
TitleHappiness and Sociability in a Non recursive Modling: The UU and Taiwan Compared.
SourcePaper, Academia Sinica, 2015, Taipey, Taiwan
Investigation
Public17+ aged, general public, Taiwan, 2005
Survey nameTW-ocial Change Survey 2005, 2010
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents N =1734
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksSee also Tsai 2016 Personal communication
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are .....? 3 very happy 2 pretty happy 1 not too happy
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-3-a
Author's labelSubjective well-being
Page in publication9
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean2.247.32
Standard deviation0.611.58

Scores in123
%9.557.233.3

Full textSelfr report on single question: In general, how satisfied are you satisfied with the quality of your life? 4 very satisfied 3 fairly satisfied 2 fairly unsatisfied 1 very unsatisfied
ClassificationO-QLS-g-sq-v-4-a
Author's labelLife satisfaction
Page in publication32
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean2.805.88
Standard deviation0.631.81

Scores in1234
%3.222.166.28.6

Full textSelfreport on single question: Generally, do you feel happoy in your daily life? 4 very happy 3 quite happy 2 not very happy 1 not at all happy
ClassificationM-FH-g-sq-v-4-e
Author's labelHappiness
Page in publication32
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean3.087.17
Standard deviation0.621.75

Scores in1234
%2.19.766.621.6