Happiness measure, code: O-HL-c-sq-?-6-a


Selfreport on single question:

"Generally speaking, are you happy these days......?"
6 very happy
5
4
3
2
1 very unhappy
(Response options not fully reported)
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, ? scale not reported Range = 6
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceCrandall & Reimanis (1976): study US 1971
TitleSocial Interest and Time Orientation, Childhood Memories, Adjustment and Crime.
Public18+ aged, students, USA, 197?
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceLevy & Guttman (1975): study IL 1973
TitleOn the Multivariate Structure of Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, urban areas, Israel, 1973
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceLevy & Guttman (1975): study IL 1973 /1
TitleOn the Multivariate Structure of Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, urban areas, Israel, 1973
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes