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Correlational findings

Study Sasaki (2016): study JP 2014

Public
20-64 aged general public, Japan, 2014
Survey name
Unnamed study
Sample
Respondents
N = 1500
Non Response
Assessment
Questionnaire: web

Correlate

Authors's Label
Satoyama
Our Classification
Remarks
a high SI value is an indicator of high habitat diversity, which is characteristic of traditional agricultural systems, including Japanese Satoyama landscapes, while a low value indicates a monotonic habitat condition typical of extensive monoculture landscapes
Distribution
Mean (SD) = 0.24 (0.12)
Operationalization
Degree of Satoyama Index (SI): A high SI value is an indicator of high habitat diversity

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-n-11-ax Lgt = -.07 ns Urban sample O-HL-c-sq-n-11-ax Lgt = -.91 p < .10 Rural sample

Lgt controled for:
- personal characteristics
- gender
- age
- employment
- marital status and children
- health
- income
- migration
- farmer/farmland
- personal preferences
  - altruism
  - risk aversion
  - time discount
- environmental characteristics
- rural and agricultural attitudes
- neighbors
- trust in person and government
- population decrease