print

Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-QOL-u-st-n-2-a
Focus:
Overall: QualityOfLife (O-QOL)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
sorting task (st)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
2

Description

Performance on association test
 
 Word sorting test on computer screen. Participants are confronted with combinations of words, among which 'my life' and the words GOOD and BAD. The difference in seconds action time in linking combinations of 'my life' with 'bad' and 'good' is taken as an indication of happiness.
 
 Name: Implicit Life Satisfaction Measure (ILS-Global)