Happiness measure, code: O-QLS-c-sq-v-5-a

Selfreport on single question:

"When you take everything into consideration, your child, your adult life, etc, how would you describe your current life situation.....?'
1 things are very bad right now
5 things are very good
(Response options not fully reported)
Focus, O-QLS Overal: Quality of Life Situation
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
Used in studies
ReferenceCrnic et al. (1984): study US 1981
TitleMaternal Stress and Social Support: Effects on the Mother-Infant Relationship from Birth to Eighteen Months.
PublicMother-child pairs, followed 18 months after birth, USA, 1981-82
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes