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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-HL-c-mq-v-5-a
Focus:
Overall: Happiness in Life (O-HL)
Time frame:
currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Self report on 2 questions:

A: Taken all together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are
3  very happy
2  pretty happy
1  not too happy

B:  If you were to consider your life in general these days, how happy or unhappy would you say you are, on the whole...?"
a: very happy
b: fairly happy
c: not very happy
d: not at all happy

Computation: A+B