Happiness measure, code: O-HL-g-sq-v-4-h


Selfreport on single question:

If you were to consider your life in general, how happy or unhappy would you say you are on the whole?
4 very happy
3 fairly happy
2 not so happy
1 not at all happy
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
Reference~ISSP (2003): study IE 2001
TitleInternational Social Survey Programme (ISSP): Website
PublicAdults, age range not reported, general public, Ireland, 2001
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no