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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
C-Sum-u-mq-v-6-e
Focus:
Contentment: Summed appraisals (C-Sum)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
6

Description

Self report on 5 questions:

How satisfied are you compared to....
B  what you feel you deserve to have happened to you considering all that you have worked for?
C  the accomplishments of your relatives (parents, brothers, sisters, etc)?
D  the accomplishments of your friends and associates?
E  the accomplishments of most people in your position?
F   where you have been and how far you have come (the progress you made, the changes you went trough, or the level of growth you have experienced)?

Name: Meadows' Life Satisfaction Measure (shortened version, items A, G, H.I.J removed)