Happiness measure, code: O-HL-u-sq-v-4-l

Selfreport on single question:

Do you consider your life as a whole..
4 happy
3 fairly happy
2 neither happy nor unhappy (neutral)
1 unhappy

Neutral option presented last
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
Used in studies
ReferenceDavis (1929): study US 1925
TitleFactors in the Sex Life of Twenty-Two Hundred Women.
PublicFemale college graduates, USA, 192?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes