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EASS 2012

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Questionnaires

 EASS 2012 Network Social Capital Module
 EASS 2012 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 18 or older Men and women aged 18 or older
Sampling method Two-stage stratified random sampling Three-stage stratified random sampling Three-stage stratified random sampling Four-stage stratified random sampling
Sample size 4,500 2,500 4,104 8,200

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 February to April, 2012 June to August, 2012 July to October, 2012 June to December, 2012
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 2,335 1,396 2,134 5,816
Response rate* 58.79% 55.84% 52.00% 70.96%

Responses by sex and age

No. of Responses(%)
Age 18-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70-79 80- TTL
Japan Male 0
(0.0)
95
(8.7)
184
(16.9)
195
(17.9)
166
(15.3)
237
(21.8)
167
(15.3)
44
(4.0)
1,088
(100.0)
Female 0
(0.0)
114
(9.1)
197
(15.8)
217
(17.4)
199
(16.0)
266
(21.3)
187
(15.0)
67
(5.4)
1,247
(100.0)
Korea Male 17
(2.8)
100
(16.2)
82
(13.3)
117
(19.0)
102
(16.5)
99
(16.0)
74
(12.0)
26
(4.2)
617
(100.0)
Female 22
(2.8)
81
(10.4)
106
(13.6)
147
(18.9)
142
(18.2)
120
(15.4)
115
(14.8)
46
(5.9)
779
(100.0)
Taiwan Male 37
(3.4)
208
(19.4)
186
(17.3)
207
(19.3)
207
(19.3)
129
(12.0)
75
(7.0)
25
(2.3)
1,074
(100.0)
Female 25
(2.4)
179
(16.9)
215
(20.3)
193
(18.2)
220
(20.8)
105
(9.9)
82
(7.7)
41
(3.9)
1,060
(100.0)
China Male 51
(1.7)
321
(11.0)
443
(15.2)
679
(23.2)
563
(19.3)
483
(16.5)
311
(10.6)
72
(2.5)
2,924
(100.0)
Female 58
(2.0)
391
(13.5)
483
(16.7)
676
(23.4)
508
(17.5)
439
(15.2)
246
(8.5)
94
(3.2)
2,895
(100.0)
TTL Male 105
(1.8)
724
(12.7)
895
(15.7)
1,198
(21.0)
1,038
(18.2)
948
(16.6)
627
(11.0)
167
(2.9)
5,703
(100.0)
Female 105
(1.8)
765
(12.8)
1,001
(16.7)
1,233
(20.6)
1,069
(17.9)
930
(15.5)
630
(10.5)
248
(4.1)
5,981
(100.0)

There is a man of uncertain age in Chinese Data.

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