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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
D-LS-c-sq-n--a
Focus:
Inequality in happiness: keyword Life Satisfaction (D-IS)
Time frame:
currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:

Description

Standard deviation of 0-10 score on single question "overall, how happy would you say you are currently?"

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Niimi (2018): study JP 2013 20-69 aged, general public, Japan, 2013 N = 3257
Kollamparambil (2020): study ZA 2008 18+ aged, adults, South Afrika, 2008-2014 N = 112000