Happiness measure, code: M-TH-u-sq-v-4-a

Self report on single question:

I am not satisfied with my life
1 all the time
2 most of the time
3 sometimes
4 never

Item in Zung's Depression Scale
Focus, M-TH Mixed: Time Happy
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
Used in studies
ReferenceTamakoshi et al. (2000): study JP 1989
TitleDepressive Mood and Suicide among Middle-Aged Workers: Findings from a Prospective Cohort Study in Nagoya, Japan.
Public40-54 aged male workers, Japan, followed 4,5 years 1989-1995
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes