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


Selfreport on single question:

'How would you rate the quality of your life at present? Would you say it is ..
5 excellent
4 very good
3 good
2 fair
1 poor
  
Classification
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
  
ReferenceCovinsky et al. (1999): study US 1994
TitleHealth Status versus Quality of Life in Older Patients: Does the Distinction Matter?
Public80+ aged patients 2 months after hospitalization, USA, 1994
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes