Happiness measure, code: M-AO-u-mq-v-5-a


Selfreport on 2 questions:

A "Taking all aspects of yourself and your life into account, which of the following best describes your own feelings of satisfaction with life....?"
5 I am extremely satisfied with my life
4 I am satisfied with my life
3 I am somewhat satisfied with my life
2 I am slightly satisfied with my life
1 I am not at all satisfied with my life

B "In general terms, about what proportion of the time do you feel satisfied.....?"

5 all of the time
4 most of the time
3 some of the time
2 rarely
1 never

Summation: not reported
  
Classification
Focus, M-AO Mixed: Affect + Overall
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceSimmons et al. (1988): study US 1980
TitleQuality of Life after Kidney Transplantation.
PublicRenal patients, 1-year post transplant, USA 1980-84
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes