Happiness measure, code: O-HL-c-sq-v-3-gb


Selfreport on single question:

Taking all together, how would you say things are these days - would you say you are..?
3 very happy
2 pretty happy
1 not too happy/not at all happy

Question originally presented with four response options. Scores on the last two items were added
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 3
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceRequena (1995): study ES 1993
TitleFriendship and Subjective Well-Being in Spain: A Cross-National Comparison with the United States.
Public18+ aged, general public, Spain, 1993
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no