Happiness measure, code: O-SLP-u-sq-n-11-a


Selfreport on single question:

Now here are some questions concerning how satisfied - or dissatisfied - you are with various things about your life, such as your standard of living, your education etc. To indicate this, would you use this card. If you are extremely satisfied with something you would call of the highest number, ten. If you are extremely dissatisfied you would mention the lowest number, zero. If you are neither extremely satisfied nor extremely dissatisfied you would mention some number in between zero and ten - the higher the number, the more satisfied, the lower the number the less satisfied.
Considering everything, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with……. your personal life?
0 extremely dissatisfied
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 extremely satisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLP Overall: Satisfaction with Personal Life
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 11
  
Used in studies
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1981 /2
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1981
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no