Happiness measure, code: O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ag


Selfreport on single question:

Taken all things together, how would you say things are these days. Would you say you were.?
1 not too happy
2 pretty happy
3 very happy
  
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 = 3
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceWard (1979): study US 1972
TitleThe Never-Married in Later Life.
Public50+ aged, USA, 1972-1977
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes