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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-CO---sq-nvt-11-a
Focus:
Mixed: Contentment + Overall (M-CO)
Time frame:
various time frames (*)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
numeric + verbal scales transformed to same range (nvt)
Scale Range:
11

Description

Selfreports on various single questions combined

Questions  type
-  O-HL   3-step
                 4-step verbal
                 5-step verbal
- O-SL     2-step verbal
                 3-step verbal
                 4 step verbal
                 5-step verbal
                 7-step numeral
                 10-step numeral
                 11-step numeral
- C-BW    11-step numeral

All average responses transformed to a common 0-10 scale

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Veenhoven & Vergunst (2014): study ZZ World samples 1946 Adult general population 67 nations followed 10 to 40 years 1946 to 2011 N = 3000000