Distributional findings on happines in Singapore (SG)

Measure type: 111C   4-step verbal Happiness

Taking all things together, would you say you are?:
- very happy
- quite happy
- not very happy
- not at all happy
very = 4 ......not at all = 1
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 4
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a20023.230.547.621.35
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a20123.320.617.761.55
Average3.270.587.691.45

 

Measure type: 111D   5-step verbal Happiness

How happy do you feel as you live now?
- very happy
- fairly happy
- neither happy nor unhappy
- fairly unhappy
- very unhappy
very happy = 5 .... very unhappy = 1
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 5
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-e19794.200.687.221.55
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-m20044.020.857.011.72
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-m20063.990.856.981.69
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-m20063.990.856.971.70
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-p20113.880.786.911.71
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-p20163.610.876.321.92
Average3.950.816.901.72

 

Measure type: 121D   5-step verbal LifeSatisfaction

Overall, how satisfied are you with your present life?
- very satisfied
- fairly satisfied
- neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
- fairly dissatisfied
- very dissatisfied
very satisfied = 5 ..... very dissatisfied = 1
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 5
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-a19794.170.647.131.47
O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-r20044.170.807.561.81
O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-r20074.110.787.421.79
Average4.150.747.371.69

 

Measure type: 121E   6-step verbal Lifesatisfaction

Overall, how satisfied are you with your life in general?
1 very dissatisfied
2 dissatisfied
3 somewhat dissatisfied
4 somewhat satisfied
5 satisfied
6 very satisfied
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 6
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLC-u-sq-v-6-a20164.310.966.621.92
O-SLu-u-sq-v-6-c20164.510.927.021.85
O-SLW-g-sq-v-6-ab20164.720.737.441.47
Average4.510.877.031.74

 

Measure type: 122F   10-step numeral LifeSatisfaction

All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as-a-whole now?
10 satisfied
.
. .
1 dissatisfied
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 10
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a20027.131.726.811.91
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a20126.961.636.621.81
Average7.051.686.721.86

 

Measure type: 122G   11-step numeral LifeSatisfaction

All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life as-a-whole these days?
10 very satisfied
.
.
0 not satisfied
Details Measure code Year On original range
0 - 10
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-a20077.121.917.121.91
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-a20086.711.386.711.38
Average6.921.656.911.65

 

Measure type: 158   2 item life satisfaction

A How do you feel about your life as a whole?
B How satisfied are you with your life as a whole at present?
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 5
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLW-c-mq-v-5-a19973.610.63   
O-SLW-c-mq-v-5-a19983.380.676.371.99
Average3.490.656.371.99

 

Measure type: 24A   More days like yesterday

Do you want more days like yesterday?
- yes
- no
% yes
Details Measure code Year On original range
0 - 100
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
A-AOL-yd-sq-v-2-a200889.00     
Average89.00     

 

Measure type: 24C   14-item Yesterday's Affect Balance

Did you feel yesterday.. (yes/no)?
- well rested
- worried
- proud
- depressed
- ...etc
Computation: % positive affect minus % negative affect
Details Measure code Year On original range
-100 - 100
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-b200839.00     
Average39.00     

 

Measure type: 24D   11 item Yesterday's Affect Balance

Did you feel yesterday.. (yes/no)?
- well rested
- worried
- proud
- depressed
- ...etc
Computation: % positive affect minus % negative affect
Details Measure code Year On original range
-100 - 100
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-o200842.00     
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-o201253.40     
Average47.70     

 

Measure type: 24E   10 item Yesterday Affect Balance

Did you feel yesterday (yes/no)
- well-rested
- treated with respect
- smile and laugh a lot
- learn or do something interesting
- enjoyment
- physical pain
- worry
- sadness
- stress
- anger

Rated:
0: no
1: yes

Computation: (A+B+C+D+E) - (F+G+H+I+J)
Details Measure code Year On original range
-100 - 100
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb200841.00  7.10 
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb200938.00  6.90 
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb201045.00  7.30 
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb201131.00  6.60 
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb201250.00  7.50 
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb201457.00  7.90 
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb201559.00  7.95 
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb201664.00  8.20 
Average48.13  7.43 

 

Measure type: 31D   11-step numeral Best-Worst possible Life

Suppose the top of the ladder represents the best possible life for you and the bottom of the ladder the worst possible life. Where on this ladder do you feel you personally stand at the present time?
- 10
- .
- .
- 0
Details Measure code Year On original range
0 - 10
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20066.541.296.541.29
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20076.831.306.831.30
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20086.641.536.641.53
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20096.141.456.141.45
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20106.531.486.531.48
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20116.561.676.561.67
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20126.531.516.531.51
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20147.06  7.06 
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20156.60  6.60 
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20166.00  6.00 
Average6.541.466.541.46

 

Measure type: 322   7-step verbal Realization of Goals

Some people have certain goals or aspirations for various aspects of their lives. They aim for a particular sort of home, income, family lifestyle, and so on. Compared to your general aims and goals, how would you say that your life measures up to it.....?"
- not at all
- fairly
- poorly
- half as well as your goal
- fairly
- well
- matches your goal
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 7
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
C-RA-h-sq-v-6-b2016       
Average       

 

Measure type: 411C   4-step Feel Happy

To what extend do you agree with the following statement?"
'I feel happy'
- completely agree
- rather agree
- rather disagree
- completely disagree
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 4
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
M-FH-c-sq-v-4-b20063.210.68   
M-FH-c-sq-v-4-b20113.190.655.691.72
M-FH-c-sq-v-4-b20163.000.695.221.71
Average3.130.675.461.72

 

Cite as: R. Veenhoven, Distributional findings on Happiness in Singapore (SG), World Database of Happiness, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
Viewed on 2019-12-08 at worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl .