Happiness measure, code: O-HL-u-sq-v-2-a

Selfreport on single question:

Are you happy with your life?
2 yes
1 no
- don't know
Focus, O-HL Overall: Happiness in Life
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 2
Used in studies
ReferenceBlom (1989): study NL 1947
TitleCrisis, Bezetting en Herstel. Tien Studies over Nederland 1930 - 1950. (The Depression of the 30's, German Occupation 1940 - 1945 and Post-War Reconstruction. Ten Essays about the Netherlands 1930 - 1950).
Public18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1947
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
ReferenceGwanfogbe et al. (1970): study CM 1965
TitlePolygyny and Marital Life Satisfaction: An Exploratory Study from Rural Cameroon.
PublicMothers of young child, rural areas, Cameroon, 196?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
ReferenceMatikka & Ojanen (2002): study FI 1994
TitleHappiness in Persons with Intellectual Disabilities.
Public18-77 aged intellectually disabled, Finland, 1994-2000
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes