Happiness measure, code: M-FH-c-sq-v-5-a

Selfreport on single question:

How do you feel yourself at the time being? Is your present wellbeing.....?
5 very high
4 high
3 moderate
2 rather low
1 low
Focus, M-FH Mixed: Feel Happy
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
Used in studies
ReferenceGehmacher (1992b): study AT 1989
TitleCoping, Happiness and Ideology. Some Suggestions for the Application of Happiness Research in Politicological Research.
Public16+ aged, general public, Austria, 1989
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
ReferenceKuiper & Cohen-Kettenis (1988): study NL 1983
TitleSex Reassignment Surgery: A Study of 141 Dutch Transsexuals
PublicTranssexuals, in treatment and after treatment, Netherlands, 198?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes