print

Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-HL-c-sq-n-10-a
Focus:
Overall: Happiness in Life (O-HL)
Time frame:
currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
10

Description

Selfreport on single question

.. Express in a schoolmark how happy you are (full text not reported)
1  unhappy
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 happy

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Kuhn et al. (2011): study NL 2003 Lottery winners, players and controls, Netherlands, 2003-2006 N = 2011
Mean
= 6.890