Happiness measure, code: O-HP-u-sq-v-5-a


Selfreport on single question

To what extent do you consider yourself a happy person....?
5 very happy
4 happy
3 neither happy nor unhappy
2 not very happy
1 unhappy
  
Classification
Focus, O-HP Overall: Happy Person
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer & Stoop (1999): study NL 1974
TitleMeasuring Well-Being in the Netherlands.
Public18+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1974-1997
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2002): study NL 1997
TitleSocial Indicators and Living Conditions in the Netherlands.
Public18+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1997
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2009): study NL 2006
TitleBedrieglijke Vrouwen. (Fallacious Women).
Public18+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2010): study NL 1977
TitleWellbeing in the Netherlands.The SCP Life Situation Index since 1974.
Public18+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1977-2006
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2011): study NL 1989 /1
TitleNotes Netherlands Institute for Social Research on Happiness and Satisfaction Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1989
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2011): study NL 1990 /1
TitleNotes Netherlands Institute for Social Research on Happiness and Satisfaction Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2011): study NL 1991 /1
TitleNotes Netherlands Institute for Social Research on Happiness and Satisfaction Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2011): study NL 1992 /1
TitleNotes Netherlands Institute for Social Research on Happiness and Satisfaction Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1992
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2011): study NL 1993 /1
TitleNotes Netherlands Institute for Social Research on Happiness and Satisfaction Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1993
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2011): study NL 1997
TitleNotes Netherlands Institute for Social Research on Happiness and Satisfaction Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1997
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2011): study NL 1999
TitleNotes Netherlands Institute for Social Research on Happiness and Satisfaction Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1999
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2011): study NL 2002
TitleNotes Netherlands Institute for Social Research on Happiness and Satisfaction Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2002
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2011): study NL 2004
TitleNotes Netherlands Institute for Social Research on Happiness and Satisfaction Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2004
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2011): study NL 2006
TitleNotes Netherlands Institute for Social Research on Happiness and Satisfaction Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2011): study NL 2008
TitleNotes Netherlands Institute for Social Research on Happiness and Satisfaction Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2008
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2014): study NL 2002
TitleKwaliteit van Leven: Leefsituatie en Geluk. (Quality of Life: State of Living and Happiness).
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2002
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2014): study NL 2008
TitleKwaliteit van Leven: Leefsituatie en Geluk. (Quality of Life: State of Living and Happiness).
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2008
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2014): study NL 2010 /1
TitleKwaliteit van Leven: Leefsituatie en Geluk. (Quality of Life: State of Living and Happiness).
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBoelhouwer (2014): study NL 2012 /1
TitleKwaliteit van Leven: Leefsituatie en Geluk. (Quality of Life: State of Living and Happiness).
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2012
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceCloin & Wennekers (2007): study NL 2004
TitleEen Gelukkige Combinatie. (A Happy Combination).
Public20-65-aged; Netherlands, 2004
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceDeBoer & VanCampen (2007): study NL 2004
TitleInformele Helpers en o zo Gelukkig. (Informal Caregivers are happy; up to a point!)
Public16+aged, general public, The Netherlands, 2004
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1977
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1977
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1980
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1980
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1983
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1983
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1986
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1986
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1989
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1989
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1990
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1991
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1992
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1992
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1993
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1993
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1994
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1994
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1995
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1995
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1996
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1996
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1997
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1997
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1997 /1
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public15+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1997
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1998
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1998
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1999
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1999
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 2000
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2000
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 2001
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2001
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 2002
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2002
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 2003
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 2004
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2004
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 2005
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2005
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 2007
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 2008
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2008
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 2008 /1
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 2009
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2009
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeJonge et al. (2009): study NL 2006
TitleLiving a Happy, Healthy and Satisfying Life.
Public12+ aged, The Netherlands, 2006-2009
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceDeKlerk (2005): study NL 2004
TitleOuderen in Instellingen. (Elderly Living in Institutions).
PublicEldery living in institutions, The Netherlands, 2004
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceDeVries et al. (1994): study NL 1992
TitleMaatschappelijke Participatie van Alleenstaanden. (Social Participation of Singles).
Public30-65 aged singles, The Netherlands, 1992
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceGuven (2009b): study NL 1993
TitleWeather and Financial Risk-Taking: Is Happiness the Channel?
Public16+ aged, households' members, Netherlands, 1993-2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceHuysmans (2007): study NL 2005
TitleToen was Geluk heel Gewoon. (Those Happy Days).
Public12+aged, general public, The Netherlands, 2005
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceJol (1996): study NL 1997
TitleHet Onbehagen bij de Vrouw. (Woman's Discontent).
PublicMothers, The Netherlands 1997
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceOosterhof (2008): study NL 2005
TitleMaakt Vrije Tijd Gelukkig? De Invloed van Vrije Tijd op Geluksbeleving van Nederlanders. (Does Leisure Time make You Happy? The Influence of Leisure Time on the Happiness Experience of the Dutch).
Public12+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 2005
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferencePeretti & Wilson (1975): study NL 2006
TitleVoluntary and Involuntary Retirement of Aged Males and Their Effect on Emotional Satisfaction, Usefulness, Self-Image, Emotional Stability and Interpersonal Relationships.
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSchmeets (2001a): study NL 1998
TitleZijn Internetters Eenzaam? (Are Internet Users Lonely?)
Public15+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1998-2000
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceSikkel (1981): study NL 1977
TitleIs Tevreden ook Gelukkig? (Is Contented also Happy?)
Public15+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1977
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSimon et al. (2007): study NL 2006
TitleIn de Stad moet je Googelen om Groen te zien. (Why People are Happier in the Country than in Cities).
Public21+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceWildeboer Schut (2009): study NL 1977
TitleBijt de Vrouwenemancipatie zich in de eigen Staart? (Back-Kick of Womanemancipation?).
Public18+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1977-2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceWingen et al. (2012): study NL 1998
TitleDe Invloed van Emotionele Gebeurtenissen op Geluk en Tevredenheid. (The Impact of Emotional Events on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life).
Public20+ aged, The Netherlands, 1998-2009
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
Reference~CBS (1991): study NL 1989
TitleDe Leefsituatie van de Nederlandse Bevolking 1989, Kerncijfers.(Life Situation of the Dutch Population 1989.)
Public13+aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1989
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
Reference~CBS (1992): study NL 1991
TitleLeefsituatie van de Nederlands Bevolking 1991. Kerncijfers. (Lifesituation of the Dutch 1991.)
Public13+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1991
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Almere 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Almere, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Amsterdam (Capital) 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Amsterdam , Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Apeldoorn 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Apeldoorn, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Arnhem 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Arnhem, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Bergen op Zoom 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Breda 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Breda, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Commune of Sittard-Geleen 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, Sitterd-Geleen, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Deventer 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Deventer, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Eindhoven 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Eindhoven, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Emmen 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Emmen, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Enschede 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Enschede, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Goningen 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Goningen, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Haarlem 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Haarlem, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Heerlen 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Heerlen, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Helmond 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Helmond, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Landgraaf 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Landgraaf, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Leeuwarden 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Leeuwarden, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Lelystad 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Lelystad, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Maastricht 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Maastricht, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Nijmegen 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Nijmegen, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Rotterdam 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL s'Gravenhage (Den Haag) 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of The Hague (s'Gravenhage), Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL s'Hertogenbosch (Den Bosch) 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of s'Hertogenbosch (Den Bosch), Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Terneuzen 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Terneuzen, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Tilburg 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Tilburg, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Utrecht 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Utrecht, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2000): study NL Venlo 2010
TitlePOLS 1997-2008
Public18+ aged, general public, City of Venlo, Netherlands, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~CBS (2004): study NL 2002
TitleWaardering Leefsituatie, 2002 . (Appreciation Living Condition 2002.)
Public12+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 2002
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes