Happiness measure, code: O-HL-c-sq-v-3-bb

Selfreport on single question:

All in all, how much UNhappiness would you say you find in life today? Would you say…?
3 almost none
2 some unhappiness
1 great unhappiness
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 = 3
Used in studies
ReferenceGubrium (1974): study US 1972
TitleMarital Desolation and the Evaluation of Everyday Life in Old Age.
PublicAged persons, Detroit, USA, 197?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes