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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)