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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-Sum-c-mq-n-10-a
Focus:
Overall: Summed overall appraisals (O-Sum)
Time frame:
currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
10

Description

Selfreport on two questions:

A. All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole these days?
   0  extremely dissatisfied
   2
   3
   4
   5
   6
   7
   8
   9
   10 extremely satisfied

B  All things considered, how satisfied are you with your
    life as-a-whole nowadays?
    10  satisfied
    9
    8
    7
    6
    5
    4
    3
    2
    1  dissatisfied

Computation: A+B/2 (scores A0 and A1 taken together)