Happiness measure, code: A-AOL-g-sq-v-5-b


Selfreport on single question:

" Are you most of the time in ....?"
4 very good spirits
3 good spirits
2 low spirits
1 very low spirits
  
Classification
Focus, A-AOL Affect: Average Overall Level
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceMatlin (1966): study PR 1963
TitleThe Demography of Happiness.
Public20+ aged, general public, Puerto Rico, 1963-1964
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no