WHO-5 Well-being Index (WHO-5)

Topp CW, Østergaard SD, Søndergaard S, Bech P. The WHO-5 Well-Being Index: a systematic review of the literature. Psychother Psychosom. 2015;84(3):167-76. doi: 10.1159/000376585. Epub 2015 Mar 28. PMID: 25831962.
General information
Purpose The WHO-5 Well-being index is a 5-item measure that assessing subjective psychological well-being.
Domain(s)
Target population Adult
Number of items 5
Administration format self-report
Additional formats
Alternate forms
Availability in other languages "Africa (Algeria, South Africa), Asia (Bangladesh, China, India, Japan, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand), Europe (Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western and Central Europe), the Americas (Canada, the US, Brazil, Mexico), the Middle East (Israel, Iran, Lebanon) and Oceania (Australia, New Zealand).""
Fee for use
Free
Related information on use of the measure
Non-exhaustive list of psychometric studies
Additional information