Findings on happiness in Inoguchi & Fujii (2013): study ZZ Asia 2006

Publication
Author(s)Inoguchi, T.; Fujii, S.
TitleThe Quality of Life in Asia. A Comparison of Quality of Life in Asia
SourceSpringer, 2013, Dordrecht, Netherlands
URLhttps://books.google.nl/books?hl=nl&lr=&id=Hy69XDD2zooC&oi=fnd&pg=PR5&dq=inoguchi+%2B+The+Quality+of+Life+in+Asia&ots=rtiFUZCZPJ&sig=gD8EwuaC44rBzLvEB0TnThKoJOk#v=onepage&q=inoguchi%20%2B%20The%20Quality%20of%20Life%20in%20Asia&f=false
DOIdoi:10.1007/978-90-481-9072-0
Investigation
PublicWorking aged (20-59), 15 Asian nations, 2006-2008
Last assesment2008
Survey nameAsia Barometer 2006-2008
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingN
Respondents N =18106
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: How often do you feel that you are really enjoying life these days? 4 often 3 sometimes 2 rarely 1 never - don't know
ClassificationM-FH-c-sq-v-4-b
Author's labelHappiness
Page in publication29-30,100
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean3.065.40
Standard deviation0.721.82

Scores in1234
%2.017.253.227.6

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Satisfaction with life domainsN05abCurrent geographical conditions in nation
Satisfaction with life domainsN13ab02Geographic location, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsN12ac02Satisfaction with democracy, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsE01ad03Satisfaction with education, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsF02ag02Satisfaction with family, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsF03ac02Satisfaction with family-life , also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsF06ah04Satisfaction with friends, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsH14af04Satisfaction with health, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsH22ae02Satisfaction with housing, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsI01af05aSatisfaction with income, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsL03ad03Satisfaction with leisure, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsL17ac04Satisfaction with local social contacts, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsM03ac03Satisfaction with marriage, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsL04ad02Satisfaction with multiple domains of life, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsN05ac02Satisfaction with natural environment, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsL17ac04aSatisfaction with neigbours, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsR10af04Satisfaction with spiritual life, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsI01af05eSatisfaction with standard of living, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsN04ad07Satisfaction with welfare provision for the elderly in nation, also classified as above ↑
Satisfaction with life domainsW05ad01Satisfaction with work-as-a-whole, also classified as above ↑