Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-c-sq-v-7-a


Selfreport on single question:

"How much are you satisfied with your life as a whole these days......?"
7 completely satisfied
6 very satisfied
5 somewhat satisfied
4 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
3 somewhat dissatisfied
2 very dissatisfied
1 completely dissatisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLu Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified)
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceShin (1986): study KR 1980
TitleEducation and the quality of life in Korea and the United States: A cross-cultural perspective.
Public18+ aged, general public, South Korea, 1980
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceShin (1986): study US 1986
TitleEducation and the quality of life in Korea and the United States: A cross-cultural perspective.
Public18+ aged, general public, USA, 1978
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes