Happiness measure, code: O-HL-u-sq-n-7-a


Selfreport on single question:

Can you describe how you feel about your life?
7 completely happy
6
5
4
3
2
1 completely unhappy
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceMendolia (2014): study GB 1994
TitleMaternal Working Hours and the Well-Being of Adolescent Children.
PublicChildren living with working mothers, UK, followed 12 years 1994 - 2006
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes