Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-c-sq-v-4-f


Selfreport on single question:

By the way, how do you feel about your life?
4 My life could be better, but on the whoile I am satisfied with my current life
3 I am not satisfied with my current life, but it is not too bad to kerep more or less on the current level
2 My current life is far from satisfactory
1 I cannot stand my current life
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLu Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified)
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
Reference~Prime Minister's Office (1985): study JP 1958
TitlePublic Opinion Survey on the Life of the Nation.
Public20+ aged, general public, Japan, 1958
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Prime Minister's Office (1985): study JP 1959
TitlePublic Opinion Survey on the Life of the Nation.
Public20+ aged, general public, Japan, 1959
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Prime Minister's Office (1985): study JP 1961
TitlePublic Opinion Survey on the Life of the Nation.
Public20+ aged, general public, Japan, 1961
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Prime Minister's Office (1985): study JP 1962
TitlePublic Opinion Survey on the Life of the Nation.
Public20+ aged, general public, Japan, 1962
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Prime Minister's Office (1985): study JP 1963
TitlePublic Opinion Survey on the Life of the Nation.
Public20+ aged, general public, Japan, 1963
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no