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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-DT-u-sq-v-8-a
Focus:
Overall: Delighted vs Terrible life (O-DT)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
8

Description

Selfreport on single question:

"How do you feel about your life as a whole.....?"
1  exceptionally dissatisfied
2  very dissatisfied
3  dissatisfied
4  slightly dissatisfied
5  slightly satisfied
6  satisfied
7  very satisfied
8  exceptionally satisfied

The rating scale was presented horizontally and allowed scores in between. (resulting in fact in a 71 point scale)

Name: Andrews & Withey's "Delighted-Terrible Scale' (modified version)


The rating scale was presented horizontally and allowed scores in between. ( resulting in fact in a 71 point scale)