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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-HP-c-sq-v-4-a
Focus:
Overall: Happy Person (O-HP)
Time frame:
currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
4

Description

Selfreport on single question

Presently, would you describe yourself as
4  very happy
3  somewhat happy
2  somewhat unhappy
1  very unhappy
-   no opinion

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Hill (2004): study CA 1986 15+ aged, general public, Canada, 1986 N = 16390
Mean
= 3.456
SD
= 0.620