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Future Life Survey (2011): study JP 1999

Publication

Author(s):
Future Life Survey,
Title:
Future life Survey
Source:
Described in Social Science Japan Data Archive (SSJDA), http://ssjda.iss.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Investigation

Public:
Adults, 18-69 aged, general public, Japan, 1999
Survey name:
JP-FutureLifeSurvey1999
Sample:
Selection from general population sample
Respondents:
N = 2210
Non Response:
26,33
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

How satisfied are you with your current life as a whole?
5  satisfied
4  fairly satisfied
3  neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
2  somewhat dissatisfied
1  dissatisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-k
Remarks:
Ages 18-69
Page in publication:
Q 44
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 3.5%,   2: 12.7%,   3: 29%,   4: 47.6%,   5: 6.8%   (total 99.6%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.42 5.72
SD:
0.92 1.33