Happiness measure, code: M-CO-c-fi-v-7-a


Selfreport in focused interview:

Content analysis of interview protocols by 3 independent rates.
1 no satisfaction expressed
2
3
4 mild contentment
5
6
7 overall joy in living

Summation: scales we summed
  
Classification
Focus, M-CO Mixed: Contentment + Overall
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, fi focussed interview
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceLevy (1978): study US 1977
TitleSome Determinants of Temporal Experience in the Retired and its Correlates.
Public52-74 aged white male retirees, from two universities Mid-West U.S.A. 1977
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes