Happiness measure, code: O-HL-u-sq-v-7-g


Selfreport on single question:

Taking everything in your life into consideration, how happy are you?
7 extremely happy
6 very happy
5 happy
4 some how happy
3 neither happy nor unhappy
2 unhappy
1 very unhappy
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceKleban & Turner-Massey (1978): study US 1975
TitleShort-Range Effects of Community Housing.
Public62+ aged applicants for community housing, followed 6 months, Philadelphia, USA, 1975.
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes