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


Selfreport on single question

In general, how happy would you say you are?
1 very unhappy
2 unhappy
3 so-so
4 happy
5 very happy
  
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
  
ReferenceKnight & Gunatilaka (2014a): study CN 2002
TitleMemory and Anticipation: New Empirical Support for an Old Theory of the Utility Function.
PublicAdult general public, rural areas, China, 2002
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes