Happiness measure, code: O-HL-c-sq-v-5-o


Self report single question:

Taking all things together, how would you say things are these days- would you say you are..
5 happy
4 somewhat happy
3 neither happy nor unhappy
2 somewhat unhappy
1 unhappy
  
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 = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceChappell & Badger (1989): study CA Winnipeg, Manitoba 1985
TitleSocial Isolation and Well-Being.
Public60+ aged, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes