Happiness measure, code: O-SLL-c-sq-n-0-a


Selfreport on single question:

"In general, how satisfying do you find the way you're spending your life these days.....?"

Rated on numerical scale
(steps and labels not reported)
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLL Overall: Satisfaction with Life one Leads
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 0
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceFerree (1976): study US 1974
TitleWorking-Class Jobs: Housework and Paid Work as Sources of Satisfaction.
PublicWorking class mothers, USA, 1974
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceFerree (1980): study US 1974
TitleWorking Class Feminism: A Consideration of the Consequences of Employment.
PublicMothers, USA, 1974-75
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes