Happiness measure, code: O-SL?-?-sq-v-4-a


Selfreport on single question:

"...... how satisfied are you with your life-as-a-whole......?"
(Full question not reported)
1 not very satisfied
2 somewhat satisfied
3 very satisfied
4 extremely satisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SL? Overall: Satisfaction With Life: item not reported
Time frame, ? time frame not reported
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceAndersson et al. (2013a): study SE Västra Götalands län 2012 /1
TitleGreenhouse Gas Emission and Subjective Well-Being: An Analalysis of Swedish Households.
Public25-65 aged,general public, southwest Sweden, 2012
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceJackson & Gibson (1985): study US 1979
TitleWork and Retirement among the Black Elderly.
Public55+ aged blacks, USA, 1979-80
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKalmuss et al. (1992): study US 1989
TitleShort-Term Consequences of Parenting Versus Adoption among Young Unmarried Woman.
PublicUnmarried teenage mothers, USA, 1989-1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceXu & Wu (1988): study CN 1986
TitleA preliminary survey of the psychological and social situation of the elderly in Beijing.
Public55+ aged, Being China, 198?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes