Happiness measure, code: O-SLC-c-sq-v-4-a


Selfreport on single question:

Overall, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the way things are going in your life?
4 very satisfied
3 somewhat satisfied
2 somewhat dissatisfied
1 very dissatisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLC Overall: Satisfaction with Life-Course
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceEasterlin et al. (2012): study CN 1999
TitleChina's Life Satisfaction, 1990 - 2010.
Public18+ aged, general public, China, 1999
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceEasterlin et al. (2012): study CN 2004
TitleChina's Life Satisfaction, 1990 - 2010.
Public18+ aged, general public, China, 2004
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceEasterlin et al. (2012): study CN 2006
TitleChina's Life Satisfaction, 1990 - 2010.
Public18+ aged, general public, China, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no