Happiness measure, code: M-CO-u-mq-v-7-a


Selfreport on 3 questions:

A How do you feel about what you are accomplishing in life?
B How do you feel about your life as a whole?
C In general, how happy would you say you are these days?
Answer options:
7 completely satisfied
6 very satisfied
5 satisfied
4 satisfied - dissatisfied
3 dissatisfied
2 very dissatisfied
1 completely dissatisfied

Possible range 3 - 21
  
Classification
Focus, M-CO Mixed: Contentment + Overall
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceButtel et al. (1977): study US Wisconsin 1974
TitleIdeology and Social Indicators of the Quality of Life.
Public18+ aged, general public, Winconsin, USA, 1974
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes