Findings on happiness in ~Prime Minister's Office (1985): study JP 1959

Author(s)~Prime Minister's Office,
TitlePublic Opinion Survey on the Life of the Nation.
SourceForeign Press Center, August 1985, Tokyo, Japan
Public20+ aged, general public, Japan, 1959
Collect period1
Survey nameJP-Life-in-nation1959
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =16897
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: By the way, how do you feel about your life? 4 My life could be better, but on the whoile I am satisfied with my current life 3 I am not satisfied with my current life, but it is not too bad to kerep more or less on the current level 2 My current life is far from satisfactory 1 I cannot stand my current life
Page in publication11
DKNA %2.7
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation0.812.01

Scores in1234