Happiness measure, code: O-H?-?-sq-n-7-a


Selfreport on single question:

Lead item not reported.
Response options:
7 happy
6
5
4
3
2
1 unhappy
(Originally scored on a horizontal scale)
  
Classification
Focus, O-H? Overall: Happiness: item not reported
Time frame, ? time frame not reported
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceMortimer & Lorence (1981): study US 1962
TitleSelf-Concept Stability and Change from Late Adolescence to Early Adulthood.
PublicUniversity graduates 1966/67, followed into adulthood, Michigan, USA, 1962-76
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceTan & Tan (1986): study US 1984
TitleTelevision Use and Mental Health.
Public18+ aged, general public, USA, 1984
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes