Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-se-sq-?-7-a


Selfreport on single question :

"How satisfied are you about your life as a whole since that time?" ( onset of disease)
7 very satisfied
6
5
4
3
2
1 very dissatisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLW Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole
Time frame, se since event
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, ? scale not reported Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceDeHaes et al. (1987): study NL 1981
TitleThe Distinction between Cognition and Affect.
PublicEarly breast cancer patient, followed 11 and 18 month after treatment, The Netherlands, 1981-1987
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes