Happiness measure, code: M-ACO---mq-v-7-a


Selfreport on 3 questions:

A All things considered, would you say you are happy these days?
5 very happy
4 pretty happy
3 neither happy, not unhappy
2 not too happy
1 very unhappy

B How often do you feel that you are really enjoying life these days?
4 often
3 sometimes
2 rarely
1 never

C How much do you feel you are accomplishing what you want ou of life?
4 a great deal
3 some
2 very little
1 none

Computation not reported: 0 to 6
  
Classification
Focus, M-ACO Mixed: Affect + Contentment + Overall
Time frame, - various time frames
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceInoguchi & Fujii (2009a): study JP 2006
TitleThe Quality of Life in Japan.
Public20-69 aged, general public, Japan, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceShu & Zhu (2009): study CN 2006
TitleThe Quality of Life iin China.
Public20-69 aged, general public, China, 2006
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceSing (2009a): study HK 2006
TitleThe Quallity of Life in Hong Kong.
Public20-69 aged, general public, Hong Kong, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceTambyah et al. (2009): study SG 2006
TitleThe Quality of Life in Singapore.
Public20+ aged, general public, Singapore, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceYao et al. (2009): study TW 2006
TitleThe Quality of Life in Taiwan.
Public20-69, aged, general public, Taiwan, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no