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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-Sum-u-mq-fn-5-a
Focus:
Overall: Summed overall appraisals (O-Sum)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
faces+numerical scale (fn)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Selfreport on 6 questions

Please say how much you agree with each of the following sentences about your life as a whole
A. I enjoy my life
B. My life is going well
C. I have a good life
D. The things that happen in my life are excellent
E. I like my life
F I am happy with my life

Responses on a 0-4 emoticon scale

Computation: (a+b+c+d+e+f )/ 6

Children's Worlds Subjective Well-Being Scale (CW-SWBS): version for 8-year olds

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Rees et al. (2020): study DZ 2016 8 years old children, Algeria, 2016-2019 N = 1185
Mean
= 3.490
Rees et al. (2020): study BD 2016 8 years old children, Bangladesh, 2016-2019 N = 790
Mean
= 3.160
Rees et al. (2020): study BE 2016 8 years old children, Belgium, 2016-2019 N = 1134
Mean
= 3.310
Rees et al. (2020): study BR 2016 8 years old children, Brazil, 2016-2019 N = 887
Mean
= 3.380
Rees et al. (2020): study CL 2016 8 years old children, Chile, 2016-2019 N = 916
Mean
= 3.550
Rees et al. (2020): study HR 2016 8 years old children, Croatia, 2016-2019 N = 1117
Mean
= 3.570
Rees et al. (2020): study EE 2016 8 years old children, Estonia, 2016-2019 N = 1058
Mean
= 3.380
Rees et al. (2020): study FI 2016 8 years old children, Finland, 2016-2019 N = 1112
Mean
= 3.320
Rees et al. (2020): study HU 2016 8 years old children, Hungary, 2016-2019 N = 1016
Mean
= 3.650
Rees et al. (2020): study IN 2016 8 years old children, India, 2016-2019 N = 994
Mean
= 3.380
Rees et al. (2020): study ID 2016 8 years old children, Indonesia, 2016-2019 N = 7684
Mean
= 3.110
Rees et al. (2020): study IL 2016 8 years old children, Israel, 2016-2019 N = 1487
Mean
= 3.380
Rees et al. (2020): study MY 2016 8 years old children, Malaysia, 2016-2019 N = 967
Mean
= 3.330
Rees et al. (2020): study MT 2016 8 years old children, Malta, 2016-2019 N = 567
Mean
= 3.540
Rees et al. (2020): study PL 2016 8 years old children, Poland, 2016-2019 N = 964
Mean
= 3.540
Rees et al. (2020): study RO 2016 8 years old children, Romania, 2016-2019 N = 1082
Mean
= 3.630
Rees et al. (2020): study KR 2016 8 years old children, Korea (South), 2016-2019 N = 3170
Mean
= 3.300
Rees et al. (2020): study ES 2016 8 years old children, Spain, 2016-2019 N = 2329
Mean
= 3.590
Rees et al. (2020): study TW 2016 8 years old children, Taiwan, 2016-2019 N = 1230
Mean
= 3.150
Rees et al. (2020): study VN 2016 8 years old children, Vietnam, 2016-2019 N = 930
Mean
= 3.280