Happiness measure, code: M-ACO---mq-v-11-a


Selfreport on 3 questions

A All things considered, would you say you are happy these days?
+2 very happy
+ 1 quite happy
0 neither happy nor unhappy
- 1 not too happy
- 2 very unhappy
B How often do you feel that you are really enjoying life these days?
+3 often
+2 sometimes
+1 rarely
0 never
C How much do you feel that you are accomplinshing what you want out of your life?
+3 a great deal
+2 some
+1 very little
0 none

Cumputation: A+B+C+2

Name: Manabe's Happiness Scale
  
Classification
Focus, M-ACO Mixed: Affect + Contentment + Overall
Time frame, - various time frames
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 11
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceManabe (2007a): study CN 2006
TitleValues, Political Orientation and Democracy in East Asia: Fact Analysis of the AsiaBarometer Survey Data.
Public20-59 aged, general public, China, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceManabe (2007a): study HK 2006
TitleValues, Political Orientation and Democracy in East Asia: Fact Analysis of the AsiaBarometer Survey Data.
Public20-59 aged, general public, Hong Kong, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceManabe (2007a): study JP 2006
TitleValues, Political Orientation and Democracy in East Asia: Fact Analysis of the AsiaBarometer Survey Data.
Public20-59 aged, general public, Japan, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceManabe (2007a): study KR 2006
TitleValues, Political Orientation and Democracy in East Asia: Fact Analysis of the AsiaBarometer Survey Data.
Public20-59 aged, general public, Korea,(South), 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceManabe (2007a): study SG 2006
TitleValues, Political Orientation and Democracy in East Asia: Fact Analysis of the AsiaBarometer Survey Data.
Public20-59 aged, general public, Singapore, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceManabe (2007a): study TW 2006
TitleValues, Political Orientation and Democracy in East Asia: Fact Analysis of the AsiaBarometer Survey Data.
Public20-59 aged, general public, Taiwan, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceManabe (2007a): study VN 2006
TitleValues, Political Orientation and Democracy in East Asia: Fact Analysis of the AsiaBarometer Survey Data.
Public20-59 aged, general public, Viet Nam, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no