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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-AO---mq-v-4-b
Focus:
Mixed: Affect + Overall (M-AO)
Time frame:
various time frames (*)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
4

Description

Selfreport on 4 questions:

A How satisfied  are you with your life as a whole tghese days?
     4  very satisfied
      3 satisfied
      2 dissatisfied
      1 very dissatisfied
B  Taking all things together how would yoy say thigs are these days?
     4  very happy
      3 happy
      2 not too happy
      1 unhappy
C  Generally, do you enjoy life?
      4 all of the time
      3 most of the time
      2 some of the time
      1 never
D  How often do you experience feelings of unhappiness?
      1 all of the time
      2 most of the time
      3 some of the time
      4 never

Computation: (A+B+C+D)/4