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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-CO---mq-*-11-b
Focus:
Mixed: Contentment + Overall (M-CO)
Time frame:
various time frames (*)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
Different rating scales combined (*)
Scale Range:
11

Description

Selfreport on 2 questions:
 
 A:  All things considered, how happy would you say you are?
    0  not at all happy
    1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    6
    7
    8
    9
    10 extremely happy
 
 B: In a 0 to 10 scale, where 0 means the worst possible life and 10 the best possible life, where would you rate yourself?
    0  worst possible
    1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    6
    7
    8
    9
    10  best possible
 
 Computation: (A+B)/2