Happiness measure, code: M-TH-g-sq-v-3-a

Selfreport on single question:

"How happy are you most of the time.....?"
3 happy
2 neither happy nor unhappy
1 unhappy
Focus, M-TH Mixed: Time Happy
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 3
Used in studies
ReferenceCargan et al. (1989): study ZZ East-West pairs 1987
TitleLeisure Time and Happiness: A Crosscultural Comparison of East and West.
Public21+ aged, married, Japan and USA, 1987
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes