Happiness measure, code: C-BW-g-sq-l-10-a


Selfreport on single question:

your life in general (full question not reported)
10 best possible life
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1 worst possible life
  
Classification
Focus, C-BW Contentment: Best-Worst possible life
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, l ladder scale Range = 10
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBartels & Boomsma (2009): study NL 2005
TitleBorn to be Happy? The Etiology of Subjective Well-Being.
Public12+aged, mono- and dizygotic twins and their non-twin sibblings, The Netherlands, 2005-2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes