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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-H?-?-sq-v-4-b
Focus:
Overall: Happiness: item not reported (O-H?)
Time frame:
time frame not reported (?)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
4

Description

Selfreport on single question

Lead item not reported
4  very happy
3  somewhat happy
2  somewhat unhappy
1  very unhappy
-   DK/NA

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Keith & Landry (1992): study CA 1985 55+ aged, Canada, 1985 N = 0
Mean
= 3.380
SD
= 0.629
Keith & Landry (1992): study CA 1990 55+ aged, Canada, 1990 N = 0
Mean
= 3.490
SD
= 0.610
Gökdemir & Dumludag (2012): study NL 2010 Adults, Turkish and Moroccan immigrants, The Netherlands, 2010 N = 207
Mean
= 3.080