Happiness measure, code: M-FH-cm-sq-v-4-a


Selfreport on single question:

"......happiness during past few weeks....."
(Full lead not reported)
4 very happy
3
2
1 not too happy
  
Classification
Focus, M-FH Mixed: Feel Happy
Time frame, cm last month, last few weeks
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
ReferencePalisi (1984): study ZZ Western nations 1977 /1
TitleHousehold Crowding and Well-Being: A Cross-Cultural Analysis.
PublicMales, metropolitan areas, London, Los Angeles and Sydney, 1977-80
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferencePalisi (1984a): study ZZ Western nations 1977
TitleMarriage Companionship and Marriage Well-Being: A Comparison of Three Metropolitan Areas in Three Countries.
PublicMales, metropolitan areas: London, Los Angeles and Sydney, 1977-1980
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferencePalisi (1985): study ZZ Western nations 1977 /2
TitleFormal and Informal Participation in Urban Areas.
PublicMales, metropolitan areas: London, Los Angeles and Sydney, 1977-80
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferencePalisi (1985a): study ZZ Western nations 1977 /1
TitleInteraction with Kin, Social-Status and Well-Being.
PublicMales, metropolitan areas: London, Los Angeles and Sydney, 1977-80
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferencePalisi (1985b): study ZZ Western nations 1977
TitleVoluntary Associations and Well-Being in Three Metropolitan Areas: Cross Cultural Evidence.
PublicMales, metropolitan areas: London, Los Angeles and Sydney, 1977-80
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferencePalisi (1986): study US 1977
TitleFriendship in Three Metropolitan Areas: Cross-Cultural Evidence of its Voluntariness.
PublicMales, metropolitan areas: London, Los Angeles and Sydney, 1977-80
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes