Happiness measure, code: M-FH-u-sq-t-101-a


Selfreport on single question :
Where would you put your life as a whole on a feeling thermometer?
Rated on 'thermometer scale' (in grades)
0 degrees: very cold, negative
10
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90
100 very warm, positive
  
Classification
Focus, M-FH Mixed: Feel Happy
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, nvt numeric + verbal scales transformed to same range Range = 101
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceAndrews & Withey (1976): study US 1972 /2
TitleSocial Indicators of Well-Being. Americans Perceptions of Life Quality.
Public18+ aged, general public, USA, Nov 1972
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceAndrews & Withey (1976): study US 1972 /3
TitleSocial Indicators of Well-Being. Americans Perceptions of Life Quality.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1972
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes