Happiness measure, code: O-SLP-c-sq-v-5-o


Selfreport on single question:

Overall, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the way things are going in your life today?
5 very satisfied
4 somewhat satisfied
3 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
2 somewhat dissatisfied
1 very dissatisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLP Overall: Satisfaction with Personal Life
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBurkholder (2005): study CN 1994
TitleChinese Far Wealthier Than a Decade Ago - but Are They Happier?
Public18+ aged, general public, China, 1994
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no