Happiness measure, code: A-AOL-g-sq-v-3-c

Selfreport on single question:

"Would you say that your spirits most of the time are...?"
3 very good
2 fair
1 low
Focus, A-AOL Affect: Average Overall Level
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 3
Used in studies
ReferenceTessler & Mechanic (1975): study US 1973
TitleConsumer Satisfaction with Prepaid Group Practice: A Comparative Study.
PublicEmployees' families, two firms, USA, 1973
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes