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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-HL-u-sq-n-10-e
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

Selfreport on single question:
 
 Taking all things together, how happy would you say you are?
 10  extremely happy
 9
 8
 7
 6
 5
 4
 3
 2
 1  extremely unhappy

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Asgeirsdottir et al. (2017): study IS 2007 18-79 aged, general public, Iceland, followed 5 years 2007-2012 N = 5216
Mean
= 7.797
SD
= 1.707