Happiness measure, code: O-Sum-c-mq-v-3-a


Selfreport on two questions:

A "Taking all things together, how would you say you are these days ? Would you say you are......"
3 very happy
2 pretty happy
1 not too happy

B in general how satisfying do you find the way you are
spending your life these days? Would you call it ........"
3 completely satisfying
2 pretty satisfying
1 not very satisfying

Summation: not reported
  
Classification
Focus, O-Sum Overall: Summed overall appraisals
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 3
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBurke (1982): study CA 1980
TitleImpact of Occupational Demands on Non- work Experiences of Senior Administrators.
PublicSenior probation administrators Canada,198?
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes