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Japanese National Character Survey (2011): study JP 1998

Publication

Author(s):
Japanese National Character Survey,
Title:
Japanese National Character Survey: Dataset
Source:
Institute of Statistical Mathematics, 4-6-7 Minami-Azabu, Minato-Ku, Tokyo 106-8569, Japan

Investigation

Public:
20+ aged, general public, Japan, 1998
Survey name:
JP-JapanCharacter1998
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 1341
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question;

How do you feel about your life in general?
4  very satisfied
3  somewhat satisfied
2  somewhat dissatisfied
1  dissatisfied
-  no opinion
-  not stated
Classification:
O-SLW-u-sq-v-4-g
Page in publication:
M21f
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 3%,   2: 20%,   3: 55%,   4: 21%   (total 99%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.95 6.65
SD:
0.73 1.83