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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-TH-g-sq-v-3-a
Focus:
Mixed: Time Happy (M-TH)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
3

Description

Selfreport on single  question:

"How happy are you most of the time.....?"
3  happy
2  neither happy nor unhappy
1  unhappy

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Cargan et al. (1989): study ZZ East-West pairs 1987 21+ aged, married, Japan and USA, 1987 N = 400