Happiness measure, code: O-HL-u-sq-v-7-h


Selfreport on single question:

Taking everything in your life into consideration, how happy are you?
1 extremely unhappy
2 very unhappy
3 unhappy
4 happy nor unhappy
5 happy
6 very happy
7 extremely happy
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceDiener et al. (1993): study ZZ World samples 1984
TitleThe Relationship between Income and Subjective Well-Being: Relative or Absolute?
Public18+ aged students, 39 countries, 1984-1986
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes