Happiness measure, code: O-HL-c-sq-v-4-s


Selfreport on single question:

All things considered, how happy would you say you are?
4 happy
3 more of less happy
2 more or less unhappy
1 unhappy
- don't know / no answer
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
Reference~Youth Affairs Administration (2003): study JP 1998
TitleThe Japanese youth, in comparison with the youth of the world A Summary Report of the Seventh World Youth Survey, 2003
PublicTwens, Japan, 1998
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no