Description of a happiness scale interval study: Japanese1

Co-investigators Keiko Otake, otakek@izcc.tohoku-gakuin.ac.jp
Satoshi Shimai, shimai@mail.kobe-c.ac.jp
University Kobe University andTohoku Gakuin University, Japan
Respondents Psychology students
Case number Item codes Surveys
1 O-HL/c/sq/v/4/p World Values Surveys 1980, 1990, 1995, 2000
Japanese version of standard 4-step happiness item
2 O-SLL/u/sq/v/4/c Life-in-Nation surveys 1986
3 O-SLu/c/sq/v/4/e Life-in-Nation surveys 1958-1963
4 O-SLu/c/sq/v/4/f Life-in-Nation surveys 1989-1991
5 O-SLW/c/sq/v/4/e Life-in-Nation surveys 1992-2004
6 O-SLu/c/sq/v/5/a Leisure Development Center, International survey 1979
7 O-SLW/u/sq/v/5/g Lifestyle preference survey 1978-2002
8 O-SLW/u/sq/v/5/h Lifestyle preference survey 2001
Data file japanese1.xls
Remarks item 8 failed due to error in questionnaire