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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-H?-?-sq-v-6-a
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:
6

Description

Selfreport on single question

Lead item not reported
6  perfectly happy with life as it is
5  mostly happy
4
3
2
1  life is not worth living
-   DK/NA

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Craig et al. (1974): study US Maryland 1968 Breast cancer patients and controls, Maryland, USA, 1968 N = 394