Happiness measure, code: O-HL-u-sq-ol-9-a


Selfreport on single question:

Place a cross, on each line, on the place you estimate to be that which corresponds best with your state
1 I am not very happy
2 |
3 |
4 |
5 | I am not too happy
6 |
7 |
8 |
9 I am quite happy

Scoring: rated on an open horizontal line scale, divided afterwards in 9 sections.
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, ol open line scale Range = 9
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceClement (1980): study FR 1975
TitleDe la Variation de Quelques Traits de Personalité en Fonction, notamment, de l'Age, du Sexe et du Niveau Intellectuel. (The Variation of Certain Personality Traits in Relation to Age, Sex, and Intelligent Level).
Public29-88 aged women, upper middle class, France, 1975
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceClement (1980): study FR 1975 /1
TitleDe la Variation de Quelques Traits de Personalité en Fonction, notamment, de l'Age, du Sexe et du Niveau Intellectuel. (The Variation of Certain Personality Traits in Relation to Age, Sex, and Intelligent Level).
Public60-69 aged women, lower class, France 1975
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceClement (1980): study FR 1975 /2
TitleDe la Variation de Quelques Traits de Personalité en Fonction, notamment, de l'Age, du Sexe et du Niveau Intellectuel. (The Variation of Certain Personality Traits in Relation to Age, Sex, and Intelligent Level).
PublicAdult women, France, 1975
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceClement (1980): study FR 1975 /3
TitleDe la Variation de Quelques Traits de Personalité en Fonction, notamment, de l'Age, du Sexe et du Niveau Intellectuel. (The Variation of Certain Personality Traits in Relation to Age, Sex, and Intelligent Level).
Public50-69 aged women, France, 1975
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes