Happiness measure, code: O-HL-c-sq-v-5-n


Selfreport on single question:

When you consider your life-as-a-whole now, would you say you are …?
5 very happy
4 fairly happy
3 rather happy
2 rather unhappy
1 fairly unhappy
  
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 = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceSchulz et al. (1985): study AT 1984
TitleLebensqualität in Österreich. (Quality of Life in Austria).
Public16+ aged, general public, Austria, 1984
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSchulz et al. (1988): study AT 1984
TitleSubjektieve Lebensqualität in Österreich. (Subjective Quality of Life in Austria).
Public16+ aged, general public, Austria, 1984
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no