Easterlin (2005c): study JP 1958
- Easterlin, R.A.
- Diminishing Marginal Utility of Income? A Caveat.
- Social Indicators Research; 70: 243-255
- 18+ aged general public, Japan, 1958-1987
- Survey name:
- Survey series: findings of which are listed in World Database of Happiness
- Varied Probability
- N = 60000
- Non Response:
- Interview: face-to-face
Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings
- Full text:
Self report on single question:
Various questions on overall satisfaction with life as a whole rated on numeral scales.
Scores transformed linearly to scale 0-10 and next retransformed to range 1-7 e
Trend average happiness in Japan