Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-u-sq-v-5-b


Selfreport on single question:

How satisfied would you say you are with your life as a whole .....?"
5 completely satisfied
4 very satisfied
3 moderately satisfied
2 slightly satisfied
1 not satisfied at all
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLW Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceSlag (2017): study KR 2009
TitleThe Easterlin Paradox or Easterlin Illusion: some empirical tests
Public18+ aged general public, South Korea, followed 5 years 2009-2014
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes