Happiness measure, code: O-HL-u-sq-v-5-I


Selfreport on single question:

On a scale of 1-5, how happy would you classify yourself to be in life?
5 very happy
4 somewhat happy
3 indifferent
2 somewhat unhappy
1 very unhappy
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceGhosal et al. (2013): study IN Kolkata 2012
TitleBelieving in Oneself: Can Psychological Training Overcome the Effects of Social Exclusion?
PublicSex workers, before and after training, Kolkata India 2012-2013
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes