Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-u-sq-n-7-a


Selfreport on single question:

I am satisfied with my life.
1 strongly disagree
2 disagree
3 slightly disagree
4 neither agree, nor disagree
5 slightly agree
6 agree
7 strongly agree

Item in Diener's Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS)
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLu Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified)
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceVitterso et al. (2002): study ZZ World samples 1995
TitleThe Concept of Life Satisfaction Across Cultures: Exploring its Diverse Meaning and Relation to Economic Wealth.
PublicCollege students, 41 countries, 1995-96
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes