Happiness Measures

Measures of Happiness: C-RG-h-sq-v-5-a


Contentment: Realization of Goals (C-RG)
Time frame:
hitherto (h)
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:


Self report on single question:

So far, I have achieved most important things I want in my life
1  strongly disagree
2  agree
3  neither agree nor disagree
4  disagree
5  strongly agree

Item in Diener's Satisfaction with life Scale (SWLS)
Adjusted rating scale: 5-step verbal instead of 7-step numerical

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Mean
Standard Deviation
Reig Ferrer et al. (2001): study ES 2000 University students, Alicante, Spain 2000 N =
Wu & Wu (2008): study TW 1998 Psychiatric outpatients,Taiwan, 199? N =
Wu & Yao (2007): study TW 2002 University students, Taiwan, 200? N =
Cadenas Blanco et al. (2019): study ES 2014 Patients of a gender clinic and controls, Spain, 201? N =
Gerymski (2017): study PL 2015 Hetero-, bi and homosexual transgender and cisgender men, Poland, 2015 N =
Rabito-Alcon & Rodríguez-Molina (2016): study ES 2011 Pre-surgery gender dysphoric people and controls, Spain, 201? N =
Gerymski (2018): study PL 2013 Transgender people and cisgender controls, Poland, 201? N =