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Japanese General Social Survey (2013): study JP 2006

Publication

Author(s):
Japanese General Social Survey,
Title:
Japanese General Social Survey: Dataset.
Source:
JGSS Research Center

Investigation

Public:
20-89 aged, Japan 2006
Survey name:
JP-GSS 2006
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 2124
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

Are you happy?
5  happy
4
3
2
1  unhappy
-   no answer
Classification:
O-HL-u-sq-n-5-a
Author's label:
degree of happiness
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.9%,   2: 5.1%,   3: 28.4%,   4: 33.9%,   5: 31%   (total 99.3%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.90 7.24
SD:
0.94 2.34