Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-c-sqt-v-7-a


Selfreport on single question, asked twice during the interview:

Are you at this moment satisfied or dissatisfied with life in general......?
7 very satisfied
6 for the greater part satisfied
5 rather more satisfied than dissatisfied
4 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
3 somewhat more dissatisfied than satisfied
2 for the greater part dissatisfied
1 very dissatisfied
- Do not know, difficult to say
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLW Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sqt 1 question, asked twice
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBernow (1985): study SE 1982
TitleLivskvaliteten i Sverige. (Quality of Life in Sweden).
Public18-70 aged, general public, Sweden, 1982
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes