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


Selfreport on single question:

On the whole, do you feel happy nowadays?
0 very unhappy
1 unhappy
2 so-so
3 happy
4 very 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 (2011): study CN 2002
TitleDoes Economic Growth Raise Happiness in China?
PublicAdults, China, 2002
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes