Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-u-sqr-n-7-a


Selfreport on single question:

How do you feel about your life as a whole?
+3 very satisfied
+2
+1
0
- 1
-2
-3 very unsatisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLW Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sqr 1 question, repeated
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceRiis et al. (2005): study US 2003
TitleIgnoranc of Hedonic Adaptation to Hemodialysis: A Study Using Ecological Momentary Assessment.
PublicHemodialysis patients and controls, USA, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no