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


Selfreport on single question:

Taking all together, would you say you are:
5 very happy
4 fairly happy
3 neither happy not unhappy
2 fairly 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
  
ReferenceMoller (2006a): study ZA 1988
TitlePersonal communication
Public16+ aged, general public, South Africa, 1988
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMoller (2006a): study ZA 1994
TitlePersonal communication
Public16+ aged, general public, South Africa, 1994
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMoller (2006a): study ZA 1995
TitlePersonal communication
Public16+ aged, general public, South Africa, 1995
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMoller (2006a): study ZA 1996
TitlePersonal communication
Public16+ aged, general public, South Africa, 1996
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMoller (2006a): study ZA 1999
TitlePersonal communication
Public16+ aged, general public, South Africa, 1999
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMoller (2006a): study ZA 2002
TitlePersonal communication
Public16+ aged, general public, South Africa, 2002
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMoller et al. (1987): study ZA 1983
TitleQuality of Life in South Africa: Measurement and Analysis.
Public16+ aged, general public, South Africa, 1983
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no