Happiness measure, code: O-HL-c-sq-v-4-ca


Selfreport on single question:

Would you say your life at the moment is ....?
1 very unhappy
2 unhappy
3 happy
4 very happy
- don't know
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceLandiyanto et al. (2010): study ID 2007
TitleWealth and Happiness: Empirical Evidence from Indonesia.
Public15+ aged, general public, Indonesia, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceSmith & Razzell (1975): study GB 1972
TitleThe Pools Winners.
PublicPools winners, UK, 1972
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceSmith & Razzell (1975): study GB 1972 /1
TitleThe Pools Winners.
PublicPools players (non -winning) UK,1972
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes