Happiness measure, code: M-TH-cw-mq-v-4-a


Selfreport on two questions:

Please tell me how often you have felt this way during the past week...?
A: I was happy
B: I enjoyed life

1 rarely or none of the time (less than one day)
2 some or a little of the time
4 occasionally or a moderate amount of time
4 most or all of the time (5-7 days)

Items in CES-D (Center for Epidemiologic Studies of Depression) Scale

Summation: A+B
  
Classification
Focus, M-TH Mixed: Time Happy
Time frame, cw last week
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBericat (2016): study ZZ Europe 2006 /1
TitleThe Subjective Well-Being of Working Women in Europe.
Public15-65 aged general public, 25 European nations, 2006
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes