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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
C-Sum-u-mq-v-7-a
Focus:
Contentment: Summed appraisals (C-Sum)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
7

Description

Selfreport on 5 questions:

A  I am very content with my life
B  I am living my life to the fullest
C  When I examine my life as a whole, I feel I am not meeting my aspirations
E  I feel dissatisfied because I am not doing everything I want to be doing in my life
F  Nothing is currently lacking in my life

Rating:
1  strongly disagree
2  disagree
3  slightly disagree
4  neutral
5  slightly agree
6  agree
7  strongly agree

Computation: items C and E reversed

Name: Contentment with Life Assesment Scale (CLAS)