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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-HL-?-sq-v-3-b
Focus:
Overall: Happiness in Life (O-HL)
Time frame:
time frame not reported (?)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
3

Description

Selfreport on single question
 
 .. General happiness.. (full text not reported)
 1  unhappy
 2  moderately happy
 3  very happy

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Rutledge (1990): study US Illinois 1981 Female black students, Illinois, United States of America, 1981 N = 219
Mean
= 2.267
SD
= 0.565