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Park (1998): study KR 1996

Publication

Author(s):
Park, J.S.
Title:
Work and Quality of Life in the Perception of the Korea People: Focussing on the Difference among Occupational Groups.
Source:
Development and Society, 1998, Vol. 27, 17 - 33

Investigation

Public:
Working people, South Korea, 1996
Sample:
Probability stratified sample
Respondents:
N = 1000
Non Response:
not rep
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all things together in your life, how would you say things are these days?  Would you say you are ....?
5  very happy
4  happy
3  neither happy nor unhappy
2  unhappy
1  very unhappy
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-a
Author's label:
Overall Happiness
Page in publication:
25
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 1.9%,   2: 12%,   3: 50.9%,   4: 28.4%,   5: 6.7%   (total 99.9%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
326.00

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Work and quality of working life Kind of occupation (profession)
Private or public sector