Happiness measure, code: O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ab


Selfreport on single question:

How happy do you feel about your life as a whole these days?
5 very happy
4 happy
3 so-so
2 not happy
1 not at all happy
  
Classification
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceKnight & Gunatilaka (2014): study CN 2002
TitleSubjective Well-being and Social Evaluation in a Poor Country.
Public18+ aged, general public, China, 2002
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes