Happiness measure, code: O-HL-g-sq-v-3-h


Selfreport on single question:

In general, how happy would you say you are ?
3 very happy
2 fairly happy
1 not very happy

("Not at all happy" additional precoded response, added to "not very")
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 3
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceFischer (1973): study US 1952
TitleUrban Malaise.
PublicAdults, varying age ranges, general public, USA, 1952
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceFischer (1973): study US 1957
TitleUrban Malaise.
PublicAdults, varying age ranges, general public, USA, 1957
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceFischer (1973): study US 1963
TitleUrban Malaise.
PublicAdults, varying age ranges general public, USA, 1963
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes