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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-HP-u-sq-v-4-b
Focus:
Overall: Happy Person (O-HP)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
4

Description

Selfreport on single question:

Do you consider yourself as a happy person......?
4  yes
3  rather yes
2  rather no
1  no
-   don't know

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics RLMS (2008): study RU 2007 18+ aged, general public, Russia, 2007 N = 1500
Mean
= 3.040
SD
= 0.985