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Studies

Ohtake & Tomioka (2004): study JP 2002

Publication

Author(s):
Ohtake, F.; Tomioka, J.
Title:
Happiness and Income Inequality in Japan.
Source:
Paper, ISER, 2004, Osaka University, Japan

Investigation

Public:
20+ aged, general public, Japan, 2002
Survey name:
JP-Life&SocietySurvey
Sample:
Probability simple random sample
Respondents:
N = 1920
Non Response:
68
Assessment:
Niet gebruiken Questionnaire: paper and pencil

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Overall, how happy are you these days?
0  very unhappy
1
2
3
4
5  neither happy nor unhappy
6
7
8
9
10 very happy
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-n-11-ax
Remarks:
20-65 aged only
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%,   6: 0%,   7: 0%,   8: 0%,   9: 0%,   10: 0%,   11: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
6.39 6.39
SD:
1.99 1.99