Happiness measure, code: M-TH-g-sq-v-11-a


Selfreport on single question:

Lead item not reported
11 completely and supremely happy, tremendous joy and elation
all the time
10
9
8 very happy most of the time
7
6 happy most of the time
5
4 . not very happy most of the time
3
2.
1 completely utterly unhappy, terrible depression and gloom
all the time
(originally presented horizontally)
  
Classification
Focus, M-TH Mixed: Time Happy
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 11
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceWilson (1965): study US 1960
TitleRelations of Sexual Behaviors, Values and Conflicts to Avowed Happiness.
PublicCollege students, undergraduates, Hawaii, USA, 196?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes