The 1st workshop of “Korea-Japan Joint Workshop on Frontiers of Social Survey Research” will be held in Tokyo, Japan, 13th Feb. 2018. The workshop topic will be “Challenges for new survey methodology and advanced statistical analysis in Japan and Korea”. The workshop will be hosted by the Institute of Statistical Mathematics (ISM), jointly by the Korean Association for Survey Research (KASR).

General Information

Venue: Seminar room 1, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics
To find your way, please see the online map and floor plans on the website.
Date and time: 10:20- 17:10, 13th Feb., 2018.
Registration: Please register using Online-Query by 9th Feb at:


10:20 - 10:30


Tadahiko Maeda (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics)

10:30 - 12:10

Session 1: Hot topics in Social Surveys in Japan and Korea

Chair: Naoko Kato (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics)

Japan 1:
Yutaka Maeda
(Center for Statistics and Information, Rikkyo University)
"Who became Sex worker?   The case of Japan in Post-war Period"

Japan 2:
Shoki Okubo
(Graduate School of Human Sciences, Osaka University)
"Factors Affecting Survey Nonresponse;   The Case of SSP 2015 Survey"

Korea 1:
Soojin Han
(Survey Research Center, Sungkyunkwan University)
"Religion, Subjective Religiosity and Depressive Symptoms among Korean Older Adults"

Korea 2:
Sori Kim
(Department of Sociology, Sungkyunkwan University)
"Attitudes toward Surveys in Korea"

12:10 - 13:30

Lunch Break

13:30 - 14:30

Session 2: Invited Lecture

Chair: Tadahiko Maeda (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics)

Takashi Nakamura
(The Institute of Statistical Mathematics)
"Age-Period-Cohort Analysis of Data Obtained from Repeated Social Surveys"

Toru Kikkawa
(Graduate School of Human Sciences, Osaka University; PI of SSP Project)
"Nationwide Survey Practice of CAPI with Synchronized Tablet PCs"

14:30 - 14:50

Coffee Break

14:50 - 15:50

Session 3: Invited Lecture

Chair: Yoosung Park (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics)

Gihong Yi
(Department of Sociology, Hallym University)
"Major Repeated Surveys in Korea"

Jibum Kim
(Secretariat, East Asian Social Survey (EASS); Director, Survey Research Center; Department of Sociology, Sungkyunkwan University)
"Korean General Social Survey, 2003-2016"

16:00 - 17:00

Session 4: Discussion

Moderater: Tadahiko Maeda &Yoosung Park (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics)

Discussion Topics; Questions to the presenters Future of survey methodology research Possible cooperative research project among Japan, Korea and other countries Comments from the floor

17:00 - 17:10


Contact & Access

Contact Workshop Secretariat
Email: chosa1@ism.ac.jp
Access http://www.ism.ac.jp/access/index_e.html