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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-CO-u-rc-v-6-a
Focus:
Mixed: Contentment + Overall (M-CO)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
rating by clinican (rc)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
6

Description

Interviewer rating on basis of focused interview

Subjects were asked a series of six questions in which they discussed their life satisfaction and the extend to which their important needs, wishes and goals had been fulfilled. The rated the subjects life satisfaction on the basis of their verbal and non-verbal responses on an 6 point scale
1  - 3  very dissatisfied
2   -2  somewhat dissatisfied
3   -1  a little dissatisfied
4  +1  a little satisfied
5  +2  somewhat satisfied
6  +3  very satisfied

Name: Frisch's Life Satisfaction Interview (LSI)