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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
C-RA-h-mq-v-5-a
Focus:
Contentment: Realization of Aspirations (C-RA)
Time frame:
hitherto (h)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Selfreport on 5 questions;

A: I think about what I would like to accomplish
B: In my life I have achieved
C: I look back, I feel that I have done … of the things I wanted to
D: As I look back on my life I am
E: I am happy with the way things turned out

Rated on 5 step scales. Answer options not reported

Goal subscale in Salamon's (2003) Life Satisfaction Scale (LSS)