Happiness measure, code: A-AOL-c-sq-v-5-c


Selfreport on single question:

How well do you feel these days? Is your current well-being....?
0 very low
1
2
3
4 very high
  
Classification
Focus, A-AOL Affect: Average Overall Level
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceGehmacher (1989): study AT 1989
TitleUngleichheit in Wien. (Inequality in Vienna).
PublicAdults, varying age ranges, general public, Austria, 1989
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceOgris (1994): study AT 1994
TitleKorrelate mit Lebenszufriedenheit: Glück und Wohlbefinden in Osterreich und Slowenien. (Correlates of Life-Satisfaction, Happiness and Well-Being in Austria and Slovenia).
PublicAdults, general public, Austria 1994
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceOgris (1994): study SI 1994
TitleKorrelate mit Lebenszufriedenheit: Glück und Wohlbefinden in Osterreich und Slowenien. (Correlates of Life-Satisfaction, Happiness and Well-Being in Austria and Slovenia).
PublicAdults, general public, Slovenia, 1994
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
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
  
ReferenceStokols et al. (1983): study US 1980
TitleResidential Mobility and Personal Well-Being.
PublicUniversity employees, California, USA, 1980
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes