Happiness measure, code: O-HP-cm-sq-v-6-b

Selfreport on single question:

How did you feel during the last month? . Were you a happy person?
6: all the time
5: most of the time
4: a good bit of the time
3: some of the time
2: a little of the time
1: none of the time

Last item in a series of questions on self and life
Focus, O-HP Overall: Happy Person
Time frame, cm last month, last few weeks
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 6
Used in studies
ReferenceBorooah (2006): study GB Northern Ireland 2002
TitleWhat Makes People Happy? Some Evidence from Northern Ireland.
PublicAdult general public, Northern Ireland, 2002
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes