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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-HL-u-sq-n-11-h
Focus:
Overall: Happiness in Life (O-HL)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
11

Description

Selfreport on single question:

How happy are you with your life as a whole
10 very happy  
9
8
7
6
5  not happy or sad
4
3
2
1
0  very sad

Optional item in PWI-SC by Cummins & Lau