Happiness measure, code: C-BW-g-sq-l-9-a


Selfreport on single question:

… your life in general … (full question not reported)
9 best I could expect to have
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1 worst I could expect to have
  
Classification
Focus, C-BW Contentment: Best-Worst possible life
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, l ladder scale Range = 9
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceErlandsson et al. (2010): study US 1989
TitleWomen’s Perceived Frequency of Disturbing Interruptions and Its Relationship to Self-Rated Health and Satisfaction with Life as a Whole.
PublicSingle black mothers receiving child care, Ohio, United States, 1989
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes