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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-HL-c-sq-l-11-b
Focus:
Overall: Happiness in Life (O-HL)
Time frame:
currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
ladder scale (l)
Scale Range:
11

Description

Selfreport on single question:

Consider the ladder. It has 11 steps, from 0 to 10. Think of this ladder as representing different levels of happiness. . Taking everything together, where on this ladder do you stand regarding your present happiness?
10  completely happy with life
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2
1
0  complete unhappy with life

[ 10 ] most happy you could ever be
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[ 0   ] least happy you could ever be

Name:  Cantril's self-anchoring ladder rating of life (variant)