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Studies

Tominaga (1972): study JP Tokyo 1970

Publication

Author(s):
Tominaga, K.
Title:
An Approach to the Measurement of the Levels of Welfare in Tokyo.
Source:
Paper presented at Post-Industrial Conference of the Japan Society, 1972, New York, USA

Investigation

Public:
Adults, general public, City of Tokyo, Japan 197?
Sample:
Probability sample (unspecified)
Respondents:
N = 10468
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

'Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the general state of your life?'
3  satisfied
2  neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
1  dissatisfied
DK
Classification:
O-SLW-u-sq-v-3-a
Author's label:
satisfied with life
Page in publication:
23
Full text:
Clinical rating by six staff psychologists who had studied the subjects intensively.

Subjects were ranked for "Happiness"
Classification:
A-?-u-sq-v-5-a

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding personal income Personal income