Happiness measure, code: A-CP-g-fi-v-7-b


Rating based on two independent interviews (Rate question not reported)
7 tremendous cheerful
6
5
4 average
3
2
1 extremely disenchanted

Summation: average of rates
  
Classification
Focus, A-CP Affect: Cheerful Person
Time frame, g generally
Mode, fi focussed interview
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceMussen et al. (1982): study US 1930
TitleEarly Adult Antecedents of Life Satisfaction at Age 70.
PublicMothers of 21-months babies. Followed 40 years, Berkeley USA, 1930-70
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes