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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-Sum-c-mq-*-0-d
Focus:
Overall: Summed overall appraisals (O-Sum)
Time frame:
currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
Different rating scales combined (*)
Scale Range:
0

Description

Selfreport on two questions:

A  Overall how satisfied would you say you are with your life these days?
     1 completely dissatisfied
     2
     3
     4
     5
     6
     7 completely satisfied
B  Overall, how happy would you say you are these days?
    3  very happy
    2  pretty happy
    1  not too happy

Summation: average z-score