Happiness measure, code: O-HP-g-sq-v-2-d


Selfreport on single question:

Generally, I am a happy and cheerful person
1 not true
2 true
  
Classification
Focus, O-HP Overall: Happy Person
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 2
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceHiggs (2007): study ZA 2003
TitleMeasuring and Understanding the Well-Being of South Africans: Everyday Quality of Life in South Africa.
Public16+ aged, general public, South Africa, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceHiggs (2007): study ZA 2005
TitleMeasuring and Understanding the Well-Being of South Africans: Everyday Quality of Life in South Africa.
Public18+ aged, general public, South Africa, 2005
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no