Happiness measure, code: C-W-h-sq-n-11-c


Selfreport on single question:

Please think of what you want in life: how much have these wants been met these days?
10 I have got more than I ever dreamed of
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1 life falls short of my wants..
  
Classification
Focus, C-W Contentment: getting things Wanted
Time frame, h hitherto
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 11
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceKainulainen et al. (2018): study FI 2012
TitleLife-Satisfaction is More a Matter of Feeling Well Than Having What You Want. Tests of Veenhoven's Theory
Public20-64 aged, Finland, 2016
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes