Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-p


Selfreport on single question:

All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as-a-whole these days?
1 not at all satisfied
2 not very satisfied
3 satisfied
4 very satisfied
5 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, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceInglehart et al. (2008): study IN 2006
TitleDevelopment, Freedom, and Rising Happiness.
Public18+ aged, general public, India, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~World Values Survey (2004): study IN 1999
TitleAggregated Datafile European Values Survey 1999 and World Values Survey 2000. File name: WVSEVS_sb_v4.sav, 2004
Public18+ aged, general public, India, 1999
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no