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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
C-Sum-u-sq-v-5-a
Focus:
Contentment: Summed appraisals (C-Sum)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Selfreport on 84 questions

A: How 'X' are you compared to what you aspire to be?
B: How 'X' are you compared to others you know around you?
C: How 'X' are you compared to your best in the past?
D: How 'X do you think you will be in the future?

X = the following life domains:
a: health
b: looks
c: active
d: family/household
e: friends
f: support
g: neighbourhood
h: income
i: resources
j; profession
k: nature of profession
l: capability fit
m: awareness
n: travel
o: travel abroad
p: culture
q: culture
r: government
s: education
t: religion
u: recreation
v: freedom

Rated: Very (5) to Not at all (1)