Happiness measure, code: O-SLS-c-sq-v-3-aa


Selfreport on single question:

How satisfied are you with the way you are getting on now?
3 very satisfied
2 all right
1 not at all satisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLS Overall: Satisfaction with Life-Situation
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 3
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBuchanan & Cantril (1953): study US 1948
TitleHow Nations see Each Other. A Study in Public Opinion.
Public21+ aged, general public, USA, 1948
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceBuchanan & Cantril (1953): study ZZ Western Europe 1948
TitleHow Nations see Each Other. A Study in Public Opinion.
Public21+ aged, Western Europe, 1948
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no