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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-TH-cm-sq-v-4-b
Focus:
Mixed: Time Happy (M-TH)
Time frame:
last month, last few weeks (cm)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
4

Description

Selfreport on single question
 
 Felt happy during the past month.. (full item not reported)
 3  all of the time
 2  most of the time
 1  some of the time
 0  none of the time

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Ryff & Keyes (1995): study US 1990 25+ aged, USA, 199? N = 1108
Mean
= 1.700
SD
= 0.640