Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-cb


Selfreport on single question:

All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life as a whole these days?
0 not at all satisfied
1
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10 very satisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLW Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numerical scale Range = 11
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceKnabe et al. (2009): study DE 2008
TitleDissatisfied with Life, but Having a Good Day: Time-Use and Well-Being of the Unemployed.
PublicFulltime employed and long-term unemployed, Germany, 2008
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes