Happiness measure, code: O-HP-c-sq-v-3-a


Selfreport on single question:

All things considered, how would you describe yourself these days? Would you say you are...?
3 very happy
2 fairly happy
1 not too happy
  
Classification
Focus, O-HP Overall: Happy Person
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 3
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceKantor et al. (1978): study US 1976
TitleComparative Psychologic Effects of Estrogen Administration on Institutional and Noninstitutional Elderly Women.
PublicEldery women in oestrogen therapy, followed 1 year, USA,1976
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes