Happiness measure, code: O-HL-ly-sq-v-4-a

Selfreport on single question:

During the past five years, how happy have you been?
4 very happy
3 fairly happy
2 not much happy
1 not at all happy
- don't know
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, ly last years
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
Used in studies
ReferenceShin & Rutkowski (2003): study KR 1981
TitleSubjective Quality of Korean Life in 1981 and 2001.
Public20+ aged, general public, Korea,(South), 1981
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
Reference~World Values Survey (2004): study KR 2001
TitleAggregated Datafile European Values Survey 1999 and World Values Survey 2000. File name: WVSEVS_sb_v4.sav, 2004
Public20+ aged, general public, Korea,(South), 2001
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no