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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-Sum---mq-n-10-b
Focus:
Overall: Summed overall appraisals (O-Sum)
Time frame:
various time frames (*)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
10

Description

Selfreport on 2 questions

A: Taking all things together o, how happy would you say you are?
   10 extremely happy
   9
   8
   7
   6
   5
   4
   3
   2
   1 extremely unhappy
B All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life these days?
   10 extremely satisfied
   9
   8
   7
   6
   5
   4
   3
   2
   1 extremely dissatisfied

Computation: (A+B)/2