Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-f


Selfreport on single question:

All in all, to what degree are you satisfied with your life now?
1 dissatisfied
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
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 numeric scale Range = 10
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceHeadey et al. (2008): study HU 1996
TitleMoney does not Buy Happiness...Or does it? A Reconsideration Based on the Combined Effects of Wealth, Income and Consumption.
Public16+ aged, general public, Hungary, 1996
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
Reference~TARKI (2010): study HU 1982
TitleTARKI Data Archive
PublicAdults, age range not reported, general public, Hungary, 1982
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no