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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-HP-g-sq-v-2-a
Focus:
Overall: Happy Person (O-HP)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
2

Description

Selfreport on single question:

Which of these adjectives are characteristic for you as a person..?
Happy (one of 33 items)
2  yes
1  no

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Caplovitz & Sherrow (1977): study US 1961 College seniors, USA, 1961 N = 29677