Happiness measure, code: O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha


Selfreport on single question

How happy are you now?
5 very happy
4 happy
3 neither happy nor unhappy
2 unhappy
1 very unhappy
  
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 = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceVentegodt (1995): study DK 1993
TitleLiskvalitet I Danmark. (Quality of Life in Denmark. Results from a Population Survey).
Public18-88 aged, general public, Denmark, 1993
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceVentegodt (1996): study DK 1993
TitleLiskvalitet hos 4500 31-33-arige. (The Quality of Life of 4500 31-33-Years-Olds).
Public31-33 aged, Denmark 1993, born in University Hospital in Copenhagen
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceVentegodt (1997): study DK 1993
TitleLivskvalitet og Omstaedigheder Tidligt I Livet. (The Quality of Life and Factors in Pregnancy, Birth and Infancy).
Public31-33 aged, born at the university hospital, Denmark, 1993
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes