# Measures of Happiness: O-HL-u-sq-n-10-b

## Characteristics

- Code:
- O-HL-u-sq-n-10-b
- Focus:
- Overall: Happiness in Life (O-HL)
- Time frame:
- time unspecified (u)
- Mode:
- 1 question (sq)
- Scale Type:
- numeric scale (n)
- Scale Range:
- 10

## Description

Self report on single question:Taking all things together on a scale of one to 10, how happy would you say you are? Here one means you are very unhappy and 10 means you are very happy

10 very happy

9

8

7

6

5

4

3

2

1 very unhappy

## List of Studies Using this Measure

Standard Deviation

- Mean
- = 7.914
- SD
- = 1.752

- Mean
- = 7.749
- SD
- = 1.959

- Mean
- = 7.214
- SD
- = 1.864

- Mean
- = 8.316
- SD
- = 1.409

- Mean
- = 6.815
- SD
- = 2.028

- Mean
- = 8.083
- SD
- = 1.418

- Mean
- = 7.296
- SD
- = 1.509

- Mean
- = 7.611
- SD
- = 1.804

- Mean
- = 7.712
- SD
- = 1.815

- Mean
- = 7.552
- SD
- = 1.932

- Mean
- = 7.049
- SD
- = 2.103

- Mean
- = 8.061
- SD
- = 1.668

- Mean
- = 7.526
- SD
- = 1.546

- Mean
- = 6.372
- SD
- = 2.055

- Mean
- = 6.413
- SD
- = 2.180

- Mean
- = 7.981
- SD
- = 1.698

- Mean
- = 7.661
- SD
- = 1.255

- Mean
- = 6.888
- SD
- = 2.129

- Mean
- = 7.159
- SD
- = 2.021

- Mean
- = 6.514
- SD
- = 2.036

- Mean
- = 7.351
- SD
- = 1.804

- Mean
- = 7.824
- SD
- = 1.674

- Mean
- = 7.890
- SD
- = 1.658

- Mean
- = 6.459
- SD
- = 2.468

- Mean
- = 6.848
- SD
- = 2.018

- Mean
- = 7.738
- SD
- = 1.494

- Mean
- = 5.907
- SD
- = 2.358

- Mean
- = 7.893
- SD
- = 1.669

- Mean
- = 6.990
- SD
- = 1.620

- Mean
- = 7.310
- SD
- = 1.960

- Mean
- = 7.630
- SD
- = 1.530

- Mean
- = 7.800
- SD
- = 1.530

- Mean
- = 8.000
- SD
- = 1.080

- Mean
- = 8.320
- SD
- = 1.170

- Mean
- = 8.180
- SD
- = 1.610

- Mean
- = 5.810
- SD
- = 1.940

- Mean
- = 6.250
- SD
- = 2.290

- Mean
- = 7.000
- SD
- = 2.060

- Mean
- = 6.850
- SD
- = 1.890

- Mean
- = 6.570
- SD
- = 2.230

- Mean
- = 6.910
- SD
- = 1.870

- Mean
- = 7.260
- SD
- = 1.970

- Mean
- = 6.970
- SD
- = 2.090

- Mean
- = 7.030
- SD
- = 1.920

- Mean
- = 7.500
- SD
- = 1.670

- Mean
- = 7.350
- SD
- = 1.720

- Mean
- = 7.540
- SD
- = 1.720

- Mean
- = 7.380
- SD
- = 1.910

- Mean
- = 7.500
- SD
- = 1.960

- Mean
- = 7.660
- SD
- = 1.850

- Mean
- = 7.680
- SD
- = 1.630

- Mean
- = 7.780
- SD
- = 1.480

- Mean
- = 7.790
- SD
- = 1.810

- Mean
- = 7.900
- SD
- = 1.740

- Mean
- = 8.020
- SD
- = 1.450

- Mean
- = 8.050
- SD
- = 1.670

- Mean
- = 8.070
- SD
- = 1.490

- Mean
- = 8.330
- SD
- = 1.420

- Mean
- = 7.350
- SD
- = 1.860

- Mean
- = 6.050

- Mean
- = 7.400

- Mean
- = 7.900

- Mean
- = 7.500

- Mean
- = 6.400

- Mean
- = 7.000

- Mean
- = 6.800

- Mean
- = 7.500

- Mean
- = 8.100

- Mean
- = 7.200

- Mean
- = 6.000

- Mean
- = 7.300

- Mean
- = 8.200

- Mean
- = 7.500

- Mean
- = 7.000

- Mean
- = 6.800

- Mean
- = 7.800

- Mean
- = 6.800

- Mean
- = 7.000

- Mean
- = 8.100

- Mean
- = 7.000

- Mean
- = 7.700

- Mean
- = 7.800

- Mean
- = 7.500

- Mean
- = 7.500

- Mean
- = 7.000

- Mean
- = 7.800

- Mean
- = 7.200

- Mean
- = 7.100

- Mean
- = 7.800