Happiness measure, code: O-HL-u-sq-v-5-h

Selfreport on single question

Generally speaking, how do you personally feel about your life?
1 very unhappy
2 unhappy
3 so-so
4 happy
5 very happy
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
Used in studies
ReferenceWang et al. (2013): study CN 2008
TitleHappiness and Job Satisfaction in Urban China: A Comparative Study of Two Generations of Migrants and Urban Locals.
Public19+ aged, general public, China, 2008
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes