Correlational findings

Study Well-Being Study Unit (2012a): study JP 2012

15-69 aged, general population, Japan, 2012
Survey name
Unnamed study
N = 10469
Non Response
Questionnaire: Conputer Assisted Web Interview (CAWI)
Online addition to Quality of Life Survey, which involved face-to-face interviews and self completion questionnaires. This online addition asseses well-being indicators not included in the main survey. The publication focusses on differences due to method of assesment. The Main quality of Life Survey is reported in: ~Well-Being Study Unit (2012b)


Authors's Label
Psychological distress (K6)
Our Classification
Self-report on multiple questions:
a: "How often did you feel nervous?"
b: "How often did you feel hopeless?"
c: "How often did you feel restless or fidgety?"
d: "How often did you feel so depressed that nothing could cheer up?"
e: "How often did you feel that everything was an effort?"
f: "How often did you feel worthless?"

0: none of the time
1: a little of the time
2: sometime of the time
3: most of the time
4: all the time

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-n-11-e r =