Happiness measure, code: A-AOL-md-sq-f-11-a


Self report on singler question

How happy do you feel today?
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All response options marked by both a number and a smily. No verbal labels are used.

This question is not suitable for the measurement of happiness of individuals, since mood of the day is not representative for usual affect. Yet average response to this question is accepted as a measure of happiness in a population, since individual variations balance out
  
Classification
Focus, A-AOL Affect: Average Overall Level
Time frame, md last day
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, f faces scale Range = 11
  
Used in studies