University of Tokyo

Survey Number 0527
Survey Title Nationwide Survey on Work and Living, 2003
Depositor Yoshimichi Sato, The 2003 Research Group for Social Stratification Research
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Educational Purpose Available for both research and instructional purposes.
Period of Data Use Permission One year
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Summary The object of this survey is to expand the socail stratification studies by examinig the public consciousness and the actual conditions associated with occupation, education, and social life.
Data Type quantitative research
quantitative research: micro data
Universe Men and women aged 20 -69 living in Japan
Unit of Observation Individual
Sample Size Sample Size: 2,000Completed Responses (valid): 1,154 (57.7%)
Date of Collection 2003-12-11 ~ 2003-12-23
Time Period 2003 ~ 2003
Spatial Unit Japan
All over Japan
Sampling Procedure Probability: Stratified
Probability: Stratified: Proportional
Probability: Multistage
Two-stage stratified random sampling (153 sampling points)
Mode of Data Collection Face-to-face interview
face-to-face interview method.
Investigator 2003 Social Stratification Survey Committee
The fieldwork was entrusted to the Central Research Services Inc.
DOI 10.34500/SSJDA.0527
Sponsors (Funds) The project is supported by the grants-in-aid for scientific research (Ministry of Education & Culture, Sports, Science and Technology).
Related Publications (by the Investigator) 2003 Social Stratification Survey Committee, 2003 National Survey on Work and Daily Codebook, Oct 2004
Related Publications (based on Secondary Analysis) List of related publications (based on Secondary Analysis)
Documentation [Questionnaire][Frequency Tables]
Major Survey Items •Gender, age, and durable goods in 15 years old
•Occupation: actual occupation and income, additional occupation and income, etc
•Educational background
•Attitudes toward marriage and education, and fairness, etc
•Opinions about Japanese society, income inequality, and social activities, etc
•Participation in social activities
•Support of political parties and policies
•Property: real estate, succession and presentation from parents, etc
Date of Release 2007/08/29
Topics in CESSDA Click here for details

Working conditions
Social and occupational mobility
Social behaviour and attitudes
Topics in SSJDA Society/Culture
Version 1 : 2007-08-29
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