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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-CO-c-mq-*-0-a
Focus:
Mixed: Contentment + Overall (M-CO)
Time frame:
currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
Different rating scales combined (*)
Scale Range:
0

Description

Selfreport on 4 questions:

A  " How happy have you been for the past five years.....?"
4  very happy
3  somewhat happy
2  not much happy
1  not happy at all

B  " How much do you enjoy your life these days.....?"
4  a great deal
3  a fair amount
2  not very much
1  not at all

C  " How much are you satisfied with your life as a whole these  
    days.....?"
7  completely satisfied
6  very satisfied
5  somewhat satisfied
4  neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
3  somewhat dissatisfied
2  very dissatisfied
1  completely dissatisfied

D  " For the past five years, how much have you accomplished  
    from what you planned for your life.....?"
4  all of it
3  most of it
2  not much of it
1  none of it1

Summation: mean