Happiness measure, code: M-AO-u-sq-f-7-a


Selfreport on single question:

Which (of the faces) best described how you feel about your life as a whole?
7 completely happy
6
5
4 neither happy nor unhappy
3
2
1 completely unhappy
  
Classification
Focus, M-AO Mixed: Affect + Overall
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, f faces scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceAdler & Golan (1981): study IL 1978
TitleLateness as Withdrawal Behavior.
PublicFemale telephone operators, working in metropolitan offices, Israel, 1977-78
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceAndrews & Withey (1976): study US 1973 /1
TitleSocial Indicators of Well-Being. Americans Perceptions of Life Quality.
Public18+ aged, general public, USA, 1973/7
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceKammann & Flett (1983a): study NZ 1980 /1
TitleSourcebook for Measuring Well-Being with Affectometer 2.
Public18+ aged, general public, Dunedin, New Zealand, 198?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKammann & Flett (1983a): study NZ 1980 /3
TitleSourcebook for Measuring Well-Being with Affectometer 2.
Public18+ aged, general public, New Zealand, 198?
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceSchaefer & Burnett (1987): study US NorthCarolina 1980
TitleStability and Predictability of Quality of Women's Marital Relationship and Demoralization.
PublicMothers of young children, followed 3 years, N.Carolina, USA, 1980-83
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceYates et al. (1980): study US 1978
TitleEvaluation of patients with advanced cancer using the Karnovsky Performance Status.
PublicCancer patients, estimated surv. 3 - 12 months, Vermont, USA, 1978
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 1994 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 1994-95
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 1995 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 1995-96
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 1996 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 1996-97
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 1997 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 1997-98
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 1998 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 1998-99
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 1999 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 1999-2000
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 2000 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 2000-01
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 2001 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 2001-02
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 2002 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 2002-03
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 2003 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 2003-04
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 2004 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 2004-05
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~BHPS (2010): study GB 2006 /1
TitleBritish Household Panel Survey: website
PublicTeens, adolescents, United Kingdom, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no