Findings on happiness in Inoguchi et al. (2005): study JP 2003

Author(s)Inoguchi, T.; Basanez, M.; Dadabaev, T.; Tanaka, A.
TitleValues and Life Styles in Urban Asia. A Cross-Cultural Analysis and Sourcebook. Base on the Asia Barometer Survey 2003.
SourceInstitute of Oriental Cultural Special Series, 19, University of Tokyo, 2005, Japan
PublicWorking aged (20-59), Japan, 2003
Collect periodsummer
Survey nameAsiaBarometer 2003
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =857
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question All things considered, would you say you are happy these days? 5 very happy 4 pretty happy 3 neither happy, not unhappy 2 not too happy 1 very unhappy - Don't know
Page in publicationv21
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation0.841.47

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