Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-c-sq-v-7-e


Selfreport on single question:

How satisfied are you with your life as a whole today?
1 couldn't be worse
2 displeased
3 mostly dissatisfied
4 mixed
5 mostly satisfied
6 pleased
7 couldn't be better

Item in Manchester Short Assessment of QOL (MANSA)
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLW Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceRakib et al. (2005): study GB London 1999
TitleSubjective Quality of Life in Patients with Chronic Fatique Syndrome.
PublicPatients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), London, 1999.
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes