Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-ab


Selfreport on single question:

All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as-a-whole these days?
1 not satisfied at all
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 completely satisfied
  
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, n numeric scale Range = 10
  
Used in studies
  
Reference~BBC (2006): study GB 2005
TitleThe Happiness Formula: Opinion Poll.
Public15+ aged, general public, United Kingdom, 2005
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
Reference~GESIS (2007): study XZ Germany West 1986
TitleLebenszufriedenheit. Ein Auszug aus dem Datenbestand des GESIS-Archivs. (Life Satisfaction. Abstract from the GESIS Database).
Public18+ aged, general public, Germany-West (former), 1986
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~GESIS (2007): study XZ Germany West 1989
TitleLebenszufriedenheit. Ein Auszug aus dem Datenbestand des GESIS-Archivs. (Life Satisfaction. Abstract from the GESIS Database).
Public18+ aged, general public, Germany-West (former), 1989
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no