Happiness measure, code: M-PL-u-sq-v-5-d


Selfreport on sing;e question:

I experience positive feelings in my life
5 strongly agree
4
3
2
1 strongly disagree
  
Classification
Focus, M-PL Mixed: Pleasure in Life
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceHanda et al. (2014): study KE 2007
TitleSubjective Well-Being, Risk perceptions and Time Discounting: Evidence from a Large-Scale Cash Transfer Programme.
PublicPoor households: benefactories of a welfare program and controls, Kenya, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes