Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-u-sq-n-6-a


Selfreport on single question:

I would describe my satisfaction with my overall life as..
1 dissatisfied
2
3
4
5
6 satisfied

Item in Huebner's BMSLSS 'Multidimensional Student Life satisfaction Scale' adjusted version
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLu Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified)
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 6
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceGilman & Handwerk (2001): study US 1996
TitleChanges in Life Satisfaction as a Function of Stay in a Residential Setting.
Public11-14 aged in residential treatment followed 4 months, USA, 1996
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceWu (2008): study TW 2005
TitleExamining the Appropriateness of Importance Weighting on Satisfaction Score from Range-of-Affect Hypothesis: Hierarchical Linear Modeling for Within-Subject Data.
PublicSecondary school pupils, Taiwan, 2005
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes