Happiness measure, code: O-H?-?-sq-v-3-a


Selfreport on single question:

" ......happy ..... " (full text not reported)
3 very happy
2 pretty happy
1 not too happy
  
Classification
Focus, O-H? Overall: Happiness: item not reported
Time frame, ? time frame not reported
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 3
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceDeRougemont (1965): study CH 1965
TitleLa Suisse ou l'Histoire d'un Peuple Heureux. (The Swiss or the History of a Happy People.)
PublicAdults, age range not reported, general public, Switzerland, 1965
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceLee et al. (1982): study KR 1980
TitlePerceptions of Quality of Life in an Industrializing Country: The Case of the Republic of Korea.
PublicParents with unmarried children at home, South Korea, 1980
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceTissue (1972): study US 1969
TitleAnother Look at Self-Rated Health among the Elderly.
PublicAged persons, welfare recipients, USA, 1969
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
Reference~NIPO (2000): study AU 1970
TitleNIPO Study 1398.
Public18+ aged, general public, Australia, 1970
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~NIPO (2000): study GB 1970
TitleNIPO Study 1398.
Public18+ aged, general public, United Kingdom, 1970
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no