Happiness measure, code: C-BW-cm-sq-l-11-a


Selfreport on single question:

If you remember your own life last month, where do you stand on the ladder from worst possible to best possible life you can imagine? On which step on the ladder is your life?
10 best possible
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0 worst possible
  
Classification
Focus, C-BW Contentment: Best-Worst possible life
Time frame, cm last month, last few weeks
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, l ladder scale Range = 11
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBaptista et al. (2016): study PT 2015
TitleWhat are People saying when they report they are Happy or Life Satisfied?
Public18+ aged, general public, Portugal, 2015
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes