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Korea Labor Institute (1998): study KR 1998

Publication

Author(s):
Korea Labor Institute,
Title:
Korean Labor & Income Panel Study (KLIPS)
Source:
KLIPS Team (Room 1017), Korea Labor Institute, 35, Eunhaenggil, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, 150-740, Republic of Korea Or fax to: +82 02 3775 0041

Investigation

Public:
Urban, Korea (South), 1998
Survey name:
KR-KLIPS 1
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 13250
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Self report on single question:

Overall, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life?
1  very dissatisfied
2  dissatisfied
3  neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
4  satisfied
5  very satisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-u-sq-v-5-rb
Remarks:
Reversed in original question
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 6.7%,   2: 24.6%,   3: 44.2%,   4: 22%,   5: 2.5%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.89 5.14
SD:
0.91 2.23