G. Expectations and Life Satisfaction

Module G. Expectations and Life Satisfaction of survey KLoSAW5

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GIntro Question [IWER] Let's start G. EXPECTATIONS AND LIFE SATISFACTION. Please input Confirm.
G001 Question Are you currently enrolled in the National Pension System or the Occupational Pension System (for public servants, teachers, soldiers, and postal workers) and paying insurance premiums?
G002 Question What is the reason you have been granted a waiver of premiums or are not paying premiums despite being enrolled in the National Pension System or the Occupational Pension System?
G003 Question Please specify the reason.
G004 Question Why don't you enroll?
G005 Question Please specify the reason.
G006 Question How long have you paid premiums?
G007 Question When do you start receiving national pension benefits or occupational pension benefits?
G008 Question If you receive national pension benefits or occupational pension benefits from the government, how much do you expect to receive per month? Please answer in terms of their present value. (Unit: 10,000 Korean won)
G009 Question Have you ever received information on the amount of pension benefits from the Pension Corporation or checked it on the internet?
G010 Question Now I am going to ask you about the Basic Old-Age Pension System. The Basic Old-Age Pension System was newly established in 2008, and is currently supporting approximately 70% of the population over the age of 65 by paying them up to 13 MW per person to cover their basic living expenses. Have you [R's name] applied for the Basic Old-Age Pension System?
G011 Question If so, are you [R's name] receiving basic old-age pension benefits?
G012 Question How much are you receiving per month?
G013 Question Are the basic old-age pension benefits provided to you [R's name] alone or to you and your spouse together?
G014 Question What is the reason for not applying for the Basic Old-Age Pension System?
G015 Question If others, please specify.
G016 Question Do [R's name] you have any plan to apply for the Basic Old-Age Pension System?
G017 Question Next I am going to ask your opinion about how likely you think various events are to happen. When I ask a question I'd like you to give me a number from 0 to 100, where "0" means that you think the event will never happen, and "100" means that you think it will surely happen. If it's hard to answer in numbers, take a look at the picture I show you and answer in accordance to that. "Considering all the property and other valuables that I own, I am likely to leave an inheritance totaling 10,000 MW (10,000 Korean won) or more."
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G018 Question I am likely to receive an inheritance totaling 10,000 MW (10,000 Korean Won) or more.
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G019 Question I am likely to continue working at my present job until the age of 55.

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G020 Question I am likely to continue working at my present job until the age of 60.

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G021 Question I am likely to be working at my present job until the age of 65.

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G022 Question I am likely to be working at my present job for the next 5 years.

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G023 Question I am likely to be working for pay at some time in the future.
G024 Question I am likely to live to be 75 or more.

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G025 Question I am likely to live to be 80 or more.

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G026 Question I am likely to live to be 85 or more.

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G027 Question I am likely to live to be 90 or more.

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G028 Question I am likely to live to be 95 or more.

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G029 Question I am likely to live to be 100 or more.

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G030 Question I am likely to live to be 105 or more.

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G031 Question I am likely to live to be 110 or more.

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G032 Question My living standards are likely to be lower.

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G033 Question Our children's generation is likely to live in a better economic/social situation than our generation.

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G034 Question The government is likely to provide security for my life in old age.

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G035 Question The National Pension System is likely to help stabilize my life in old age.

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G036 Question The Basic Old-Age Pension System is likely to help stabilize my life in old age. The Basic Old-Age Pension System was newly established in 2008, and is currently supporting approximately 70% of the population over the age of 65. A single receiver can be supported up to 9 MW and a couple of receiver can be supported up to 15MW to cover their basic living expenses.

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G037 Question The National Health Insurance System is likely to help stabilize my life in old age.

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G038 Question The Elderly Long-term Care Insurance System is likely to help stabilize my life in old age. 'The Elderly Long-term Care Insurance System was newly introduced in 2008, and provides long-term care for the elderly at home or nursing care facilities, who have difficulty getting around.

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G039 Question South and North Koreas are likely to be united in the next 10 years.

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G040 Question The Korean economy is likely to face a serious downturn sometime in the next 10 years.

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G041 Question Korea's property market is likely to stabilize in the next 10 years.

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G042 Question Suppose that you were given 1,000 MW (10,000-Korean won). What would you do with that money? Please answer after looking at the following list. You can spend all that money on one item.
ITEMS AMOUNT

Savings or investment
Pay debt
Give it to children or relatives or donate it to society
Buy a house, car, furniture, electric appliances, etc.
Travel and other leisure activities
Others

Total (The sum must be equal to1,000 MW (10,000-Korean won)) 1,000 MW (10,000 Korean won)
G042_1 Question If others, please specify. Please answer the one mainly used.
G043 Question Now I'm going to ask you about life satisfaction. Please answer how much you are satisfied with the following compared to your contemporaries. How satisfied are you [R's name] with your health?

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G044 Question How satisfied are you with your economic status?

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G045 Question How satisfied are you with your relationship with your spouse?

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G046 Question How satisfied are you with your relationship with your children?

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G047 Question How satisfied are you [R's name] with your overall quality of life (or how happy you feel) compared to your contemporaries?
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G048 Question What do you [R's name] think is your socioeconomic status?
G049 Question How much pocket money do you spend each month? (unit: 10,000 Korean won)
G050 Question Have you taken a journey, tour or picnic in the past one year? If so, approximately how many times? (unit: number)
G051 Question How much did you pay out of pocket for these activities? (unit: 10,000 Korean won)
G052 Question Have you been to cinemas, theatres, concerts, art galleries, or sports events in the past one year? If so, approximately how many times? (unit: number)
G053 Question How much did you pay out of pocket for these activities? (unit: 10,000 Korean won)
G054 Question Have you participated in hobby or recreation related activities or programs in the past one year? For example, activities for singing, photo, calligraphy, sports, dance, yoga and etc. in public or private institutes. If so, approximately how many hours per month? Please state the average number of hours per month. (unit: hours)
G055 Question How much did you pay out of pocket for these activities? Please state the average amount of costs per month. (unit: 10,000 Korean won)
G056 Question Have you participated in education programs for individual development in the past one year? For example, programs such as computer, Korean/Chinese character, foreign language excluding educations for vocational trainings and regular school educations. If so, approximately how many hours per month? Please state the average number of hours per month. (unit: hours)
G057 Question How much did you pay out of pocket for these activities? Please say the average amount of costs per month. (unit: 10,000 Korean won)
G058 Question Have you participated in volunteer activities in the past one year? Alone or participating in government organization, religious group, non-governmental organization and club, you are doing socially meaningful work to help the poor without pay. If so, approximately how many hours per month? (unit: hours)
G059 Question [IWER: G- EXPECTATIONS AND LIFE SATISFACTION is over.] How often did R receive assistance in answering section G-EXPECTATIONS AND LIFE SATISFACTION?]
G060 Question What is the proxy's relationship to R? If unknown, please ask the proxy. What is your relationship to R?