Happiness measure, code: O-SLL-c-sq-v-5-c


Selfreport on single question :

All things considered, how satisfied are you with the way your life is these days ........?
1 not at all satisfied
2 somewhat satisfied
3 just so-so
4 pretty satisfied
5 very satisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLL Overall: Satisfaction with Life one Leads
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceShehan (1984): study US 1982
TitleWives' Work and Psychological Well-Being: An Extension of Gove's Social Role Theory of Depression.
PublicWorking mothers of preschool children and non-working controls, USA, 198?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes