Happiness measure, code: M-CO-u-mq-v-5-a


Selfreport on 5 statements:

A My life is going well
B My life is just right
C I wish I had a different kind of life
D I have a good life
E I have what I want in life

Rated
0 strongly disagree
1
2
3
4 strongly agree

Shortened Huebner's BMSLSS 'Multidimensional Student Life satisfaction Scale'
(Items left out from orininal scale are: "My life is better than most young people's" and "I would like to change things in my life)
  
Classification
Focus, M-CO Mixed: Contentment + Overall
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceGoswami (2014): study GB 2011
TitleChildren's Subjective Well-Being: Socio-Demographic Characteristics and Personality.
Public10-15 aged, schoolchildren, United Kingdom, 2011
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes