Description of a happiness scale interval study: Japanese3

Co-investigators Kenji Suzuki
University School of Global Japanese Studies, Meiji University, E-mail. kenjisuz@kisc.meiji.ac.jp
Respondents  
Case number Item codes Surveys
1 O-HL/c/sq/v/4/p World Values Surveys 1980, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005
Japanese version of standard 4-step happiness item
2 O-SLu/c/sq/v/4/f Life-in-Nation surveys 1958-1963
3 O-SLu/u/sq/v/4/h Japanese Character surveys 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008
4 O-SLu/c/sq/v/4/e Life-in-Nation surveys 1970-1991
5 O-SLW/c/sq/v/4/e Life-in-Nation surveys 1992-2010
6 O-SLW/c/sq/v/5/fc Leisure Development Center, International survey 1979
7 O-SLW/u/sq/v/5/g Lifestyle preference survey 1978-1999, 2002-2008
8 O-SLW/u/sq/v/5/h Lifestyle preference survey 2001
9 O-SLW/c/sq/v/5/r East Asia Value Survey 2002-2005
Data file japanese3.xls
Remarks item O-SLu/u/sq/v/4/e (used in Life-in-Nation surveys 1964-1969) not included since only time reference differs from case 4