Happiness measure, code: A-AOL-g-sq-v-3-a


Selfreport on single question:

"How would you describe your general mood....?"
3 happy
2 neutral
1 sad
  
Classification
Focus, A-AOL Affect: Average Overall Level
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 3
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceCameron et al. (1971): study US 1969
TitleHappiness or Life Satisfaction of the Malformed.
PublicHandicapped and controls Detroit, USA,197?
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes