Happiness measure, code: O-SLP-c-sq-v-4-a


Selfreport on single question:

In general, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the way things are going in your personal life at this time? Are you
4 very satisfied
3 somewhat satisfied
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 = 4
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBurkholder (2005): study CN 1997
TitleChinese Far Wealthier Than a Decade Ago - but Are They Happier?
Public18+ aged, general public, China, 1997
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBurkholder (2005): study US 2004
TitleChinese Far Wealthier Than a Decade Ago - but Are They Happier?
PublicAdults, age range not reported, general public, United States, 2004
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceBurkholder (2005a): study CN 2004
TitleChina's Citizens Optimistic, Yet not Entirely Satisfied.
Public18+ aged, general public, China, 2004
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 2001
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 2001
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 2001 /2
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 2001
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 2002
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 2002
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 2002 /1
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 2002
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 2003
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 2003 /1
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, USA, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study CN 1999
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public18+ aged, general public, China, 1999
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no