Happiness measure, code: O-V-cm-sq-v-6-a


Single question

How happy, satisfied, or pleased have you been with your personal life during the past month?

1. Extremely happy, could not have been
more satisfied or pleased
2. Very happy most of the time
3. Generally satisfied, pleased
4. Sometimes fairly satisfied, sometimes fairly dissatisfied
5. Generally dissatisfied, unhappy
6. Very dissatisfied, unhappy most of the time

Reverse scores for happiness calcilation

Item in Mental Health Inventory 38 (RAND-MOS, 1983)
  
Classification
Focus, O-V Overall: Various items
Time frame, cm last month, last few weeks
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 6
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceRae & Lonborg (2015): study US Washington 2014
TitleDo Motivations for Using Facebook Moderate the Association between Facebook Use and Psychologica Wwell-Being?
Public18+ aged undergraduate students, Facebook users, Seattle, USA, 2014
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes