Happiness measure, code: O-DT-c-sq-v-7-aa


Selfreport on single question:

How do you feel about your life as a whole right now.....?
7 delightfull
6 very satisfying
5 satisfying
4 mixed
3 dissatisfying
2 very dissatisfying
1 terrible
No opinion

Name: Andrews & Withey's `Delighted-Terrible Scale' ( modified version)
  
Classification
Focus, O-DT Overall: Delighted vs Terrible life
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBalatsky & Diener (1993): study RU 1990 /1
TitleSubjective Well-Being among Russian Students.
PublicStudents, Russia, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDiener et al. (1995a): study ZZ East-West pairs 1991
TitleNational Differences in Reported Subjective Well-Being: Why do They Occur?
PublicCollege students, South Korea, Japan, USA, 1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMellor et al. (1999): study AU 1994
TitleThe Gold Standard for Life Satisfaction: Confirmation and Elaboration Using an Imaginary Scale and Qualitative Interview.
Public18-25 aged students, Australia, 1994
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichalos (1980): study CA 1979
TitleSatisfaction and Happiness.
PublicUniversity staff members, Guelph Canada, 1979
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichalos (1982): study CA Huron County Ontario 1977
TitleThe Satisfaction and Happiness of Some Senior Citizens in Ontario.
Public60+ aged, rural townships,Southern Huron County, Ontario, Canada, 197?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichalos (1983): study CA Ontario 1982
TitleSatisfaction and Happiness in a Rural Northern Resource Community.
Public18+ aged, general public, rural community, North Ontario, Canada, 1982
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichalos (1985): study CA Guelph CMA 1985
TitleMultiple Discrepancies Theory.
PublicStudents undergraduates University of Guelph, Canada, 1984
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichalos (1986): study CA 1984
TitleAn Application of Multiple Discrepancies Theory (MDT) to Seniors.
Public60+ aged, rural districts, Canada, 1984
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study AT 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Austria, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study BD 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Bangladesh, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study BE 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Belgium, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study BH 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Bahrein, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study BR 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Brazil, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study CA 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Canada, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study CH 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Switzerland, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study CL 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Chile , 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study CM 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Cameroon, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study CO 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Colombia, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study EG 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Egypt, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study ES 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Spain, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study FI 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Finland, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study GB 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, United Kingdom, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study GR 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Greece, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study HU 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Hungary, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study IL 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Israel, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study IN 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, India, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study JO 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Jordan, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study JP 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Japan, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study KE 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Kenya, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study KR 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Korea,(South), 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study MX 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Mexico, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study NL 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Netherlands, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study NO 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Norway, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study NZ 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, New Zealand, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study PH 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Philippines, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study PR 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Puerto Rico, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study PT 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Portugal, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study SE 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Sweden, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study SG 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Singapore, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study TH 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Thailand, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study TR 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Turkey, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study TW 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Taiwan, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study TZ 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Tanzania, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study US 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, United States, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study XZ Germany West 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Germany-West (former), 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study XZ Yugoslavia 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, Yugoslavia (former'), 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichalos (1991): study ZA 1985
TitleGlobal Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
PublicStudents, South Africa, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no