University of Tokyo

Survey Number 1025
Survey Title Questionnaire on Employment among the Parental Generation, 2012
Depositor b-style
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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 This is an attitudes survey on employment in the parental generation conducted among housewives in response to the April 2013 promulgation of the Revised Elderly Persons Employment Stabilization Law.

Specifically, it surveys pros and cons of the parental generation working as well as reasons for and against parental employment.
Data Type quantitative research
quantitative research: micro data
Universe b-style registrants/recruitment media "Housewife JOB Search" registrants
Unit of Observation Individual
Sample Size 284 people(257 women who are/have been married before, 21 unmarried women, 6 men)
Date of Collection 2012/08/29 (Wednesday)-2012/09/09 (Sunday)
Time Period
Spatial Unit
Sampling Procedure
Mode of Data Collection Internet survey (anonymous)
Investigator b-style
Sponsors (Funds)
Related Publications (by the Investigator) Please refer to the abstract in Japanese.
Related Publications (based on Secondary Analysis) List of related publications (based on Secondary Analysis)
Documentation [Chosa-hyo][Syukei-hyo]
Major Survey Items [Items about parents]
Parental work status, attitudes towards parents working, reasons for supporting parental employment, reasons respondent is against parental employment, parents' experience regarding work, age of father, age of mother

[Items about the individual themselves]
Gender, age, area of residence, marital status, presence of children, work status, employment status, annual household income

*For details on survey items, please refer to the questionnaire.
Date of Release
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Topics in SSJDA Employment/Labor
Version 2017/03/08 :
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