Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-g-sq-v-5-b


Selfreport on single question:

"Which of these statements here comes nearest to saying how you feel about your life in general? Would you say you are .....?"
5 completely satisfied
4 well satisfied
3 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
2 a little dissatisfied
1 very dissatisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLu Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified)
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceIris & Barrett (1972): study US 1970
TitleSome Relations between Job and Life Satisfaction and Job Importance.
PublicMale supervisors, chemical plant, USA, 197?
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes