Happiness measure, code: C-BW-?-sq-l-5-a


Selfreport on single question:

".....personal standing on quality-of-life ladder..."
(Full lead item not reported)
[ 5 ] best possible
[ 4 ]
[ 3 ]
[ 2 ]
[ 1 ] worst possible

Name: Cantril's self anchoring ladder rating (adapted version)
  
Classification
Focus, C-BW Contentment: Best-Worst possible life
Time frame, ? time frame not reported
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, l ladder scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceDixon et al. (1984): study US 1979
TitleFisherman's Wives: A Case Study of a Middle Atlantic Coastal Fishing Community.
PublicFishermen and wives, and non-fishermen's wives controls, U.S.A., 1979
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes