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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-CO---mq-n-11-a
Focus:
Mixed: Contentment + Overall (M-CO)
Time frame:
various time frames (*)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
11

Description

Selfreport on 2 questions:

A:  All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole these days?
   0  completely dissatisfied
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   2
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   5
   6
   7
   8
   9
   10 completely satisfied

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
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   4
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   8
   9
   10  best possible

Computation: (A+B)/2