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


Selfreport on single question:

Are you generally speaking happy or unhappy?
5 very happy
4 rather happy
3 neither happy nor unhappy
2 rather unhappy
1 very unhappy
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBernow (1985): study SE 1982
TitleLivskvaliteten i Sverige. (Quality of Life in Sweden).
Public18-70 aged, general public, Sweden, 1982
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no