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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-TH-g-sq-v-5-b
Focus:
Mixed: Time Happy (M-TH)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Self report on single question:

"How often do you feel that you are really enjoying life? Would you say.....?"
5  very often
4  fairly often
3  occasionally
2  rarely
1  never

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Brenner (1975): study US Various places 1972 18+ aged, general public, country and big city, USA, 1972 N = 2168