Happiness measure, code: O-HL-cy-sq-v-5-a


Selfreport on single question:

Generally, how happy have you been with your personal life during the past 12 month?
1 unhappy most of the time
2 sometimes fairly unhappy
3 generally satisfied, pleased
4 very happy most of the time
5 extremely happy
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, cy last year
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceElse-Quest et al. (2005): study US 1992
TitleContext Counts: Long-Term Sequelae of Premarital Intercourse of Abstinence.
Public18-59 aged, USA, 1992
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes