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EASS 2006

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Questionnaires

 EASS 2006 Family Module
 EASS 2006 Standard Background Variables

 

 

 Codebook

Japanese

 


Sampling

Sample area Japan Korea Taiwan China
Sample population Men and women 20-89 years of age Men and women aged 18 or older Men and women aged 19 or older Men and women 18-69 years of age
Sampling method Two-stage stratified random sampling Three-stage stratified random sampling Three-stage stratified random sampling Four-stage stratified random sampling
Sample size 3,998 2,500 5,032 7,872

Administration

  Japan Korea Taiwan China
Study title Japanese General Social Surveys (JGSS) Korean General Social Survey (KGSS) Taiwan Social Change Survey (TSCS) Chinese General Social Survey (CGSS)
Fieldwork dates October to December, 2006 June to August, 2006 July to August, 2006 September to November, 2006
Fieldwork method Interview and placement (self-administered) Interview Interview Interview

Response Rate

*Response rates are based on report from each of the survey project, which adopts different calculation method.

  Japan Korea Taiwan China
Valid responses 2,130 1,605 2,102 3,208
Response rate* 59.8% 65.7% 42.0% 38.5%

Responses by sex and age

No. of Responses(%)
Age -19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70- TTL
Japan Male 0
(0.0)
99
(10.3)
162
(16.8)
130
(13.5)
190
(13.5)
205
(21.3)
178
(18.5)
964
(100.0)
Female 0
(0.0)
127
(10.9)
167
(14.3)
197
(16.9)
243
(20.8)
236
(20.2)
196
(16.8)
1166
(100.0)
Korea Male 18
(2.5)
139
(19.5)
156
(21.8)
198
(27.7)
87
(12.2)
62
(8.7)
54
(7.6)
714
(100.0)
Female 29
(3.3)
142
(15.9)
233
(26.2)
221
(24.8)
109
(12.2)
83
(9.3)
74
(8.3)
891
(100.0)
Taiwan Male 30
(2.8)
239
(22.7)
169
(16.0)
233
(22.1)
166
(15.7)
102
(9.7)
116
(11.0)
1055
(100.0)
Female 28
(2.7)
179
(17.1)
230
(22.0)
211
(20.2)
185
(17.7)
110
(10.5)
104
(9.9)
1047
(100.0)
China Male 53
(3.6)
254
(17.5)
335
(23.0)
321
(22.1)
307
(21.1)
184
(12.7)
0
(0.0)
1454
(100.0)
Female 45
(2.6)
321
(18.3)
424
(24.2)
413
(23.5)
432
(19.5)
209
(11.9)
0
(0.0)
1754
(100.0)
TTL Male 101
(2.4)
731
(17.5)
822
(19.6)
882
(21.1)
750
(17.9)
553
(13.2)
348
(8.3)
4187
(100.0)
Female 102
(2.1)
769
(15.8)
1054
(21.7)
1042
(21.4)
879
(18.1)
638
(13.1)
374
(7.7)
4858
(100.0)
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