Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-h-sq-v-4-a


Selfreport on single question:

Ss were asked to pretend for a moment that their life would end next week end then indicate how happy they felt about the life they been able to live. (Full question not reported)
4 very satisfied
3 somewhat satisfied
2 a little satisfied
1 not at all satisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLu Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified)
Time frame, h hitherto
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceKeyes (1998): study US Wisconsin 1994
TitleSocial Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Dane County, Wisconsin USA, 1994
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes