Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-md-sq-v-2-b


Selfreport on single question:

I am satisfied with my life today
0 no
1 don't know
2 yes

Item in Munsh Happiness inventory
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLu Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified)
Time frame, md last day
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 2
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceLopez-Torres Hidalgo et al. (2007): study ES Albacete, La Mancha, Castilla 2001
TitleFunctional Status in the Elderly Insomniac
Public65+aged with Insomnia, Spain, 2001
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMilman (1998): study US 1993
TitleThe Impact of Tourism and Travel Experience on Senior Travelers' Psychological Well-Being.
Public50+ aged, before and after holiday trip, USA 199?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferencePitkälä et al. (2004): study FI 1989
TitlePositive Life Orientation as a Predictor of 10-Year Outcome in an Aged Population.
Public75-85 aged, Helsinki, Finland followed 1989-1999, ( T1 1989, T2 1994, T3 1999)
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes