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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

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

Description

Selfreport on single question

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

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Cargan (1980): study US Ohio 1980 Adults, general public, Dayton, Ohio, USA, 198? N = 400