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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-CO-g-rc-n-10-a
Focus:
Mixed: Contentment + Overall (M-CO)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
rating by clinican (rc)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
10

Description

Rating by social worker

0  unhappy, discontented, worried
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9  very happy, great contentment

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Palmore (1974): study US 1955 60-94 aged, USA, 1955-1959, followed 15 years N = 271