print

Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-FH-cm-sq-n-10-b
Focus:
Mixed: Feel Happy (M-FH)
Time frame:
last month, last few weeks (cm)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
10

Description

Selfreport on single question:
 
 How happy have you felt in the past month?
 1  low happiness
 2
 3
 4
 5
 6
 7
 8
 9
 10 high happiness
 
 Preceded by the question'How happy are you today?'

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Boerefijn & Bergsma (2011): study NL 2009 Students of a happiness course and controls, Netherlands 2009 N = 631
Mean
= 7.270
SD
= 1.830