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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-TH-u-sq-v-4-a
Focus:
Mixed: Time Happy (M-TH)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
4

Description

Self report on single question:
 
 I am not satisfied with my life
 1  all the time
 2  most of the time
 3  sometimes
 4  never
 
 Item in Zung's Depression Scale

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Tamakoshi et al. (2000): study JP 1989 40-54 aged male workers, Japan, followed 4,5 years 1989-1995 N = 18450