Happiness measure, code: O-HL-g-sq-v-5-cc


Selfreport on single question:

In general, how happy or unhappy would you say you are?
1 very unhappy
2 unhappy
3 neutral
4 happy
5 very happy
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceMorrison (2011): study NZ 2004
TitleLocal Expressions of Subjective Well-Being: The New Zealand Experience.
Public15+ aged, urban areas, New Zealand, 2004
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes