Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e


Selfreport on single question:

'How satisfied are you with your life now?'
5 very satisfied
2 satisfied
3 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
2 dissatisfied
1 very dissatisfied

Original text in Danish:
'Hvor tilfreds er du med dit liv for tiden?'
5 meget tilfreds
4 tilfreds
3 hverken tilfreds eller utilfreds
2 utilfreds
1 meget utilfreds
  
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 = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceLi et al. (2007): study CN Yunnan 2000
TitleHealth and Life Satisfaction of Ethic Minority Older Adults in Mainland China: Effects of Financial Strain.
Public60+aged, China, 2000
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceVentegodt (1995): study DK 1993
TitleLiskvalitet I Danmark. (Quality of Life in Denmark. Results from a Population Survey).
Public18-88 aged, general public, Denmark, 1993
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceVentegodt (1996): study DK 1993
TitleLiskvalitet hos 4500 31-33-arige. (The Quality of Life of 4500 31-33-Years-Olds).
Public31-33 aged, Denmark 1993, born in University Hospital in Copenhagen
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceVentegodt (1997): study DK 1993
TitleLivskvalitet og Omstaedigheder Tidligt I Livet. (The Quality of Life and Factors in Pregnancy, Birth and Infancy).
Public31-33 aged, born at the university hospital, Denmark, 1993
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes