Happiness measure, code: M-CO---sq-nvt-11-a


Selfreports on various single questions combined

Questions type
- O-HL 3-step
4-step verbal
5-step verbal
- O-SL 2-step verbal
3-step verbal
4 step verbal
5-step verbal
7-step numeral
10-step numeral
11-step numeral
- C-BW 11-step numeral

All average responses transformed to a common 0-10 scale
  
Classification
Focus, M-CO Mixed: Contentment + Overall
Time frame, - various time frames
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, nvt numeric + verbal scales transformed to same range Range = 11
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceVeenhoven & Vergunst (2014): study ZZ World samples 1946
TitleThe Easterlin Illusion: Economic growth does go with Greater Happiness.
PublicAdult general population 67 nations followed 10 to 40 years 1946 to 2011
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes