Happiness measure, code: O-SLP-g-sq-v-2-b


Selfreport on single question:

In general, are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in your own personal life?
1 dissatisfied
2 satisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLP Overall: Satisfaction with Personal Life
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 2
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceArora (2003): study US 2000
TitleHappiness and the Jobless Recovery.
Public18+aged, employed, USA, 2000-2003
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceSaad (2002): study US 1990
TitleOptimism about Nation's Future Up Sharply from Last Year. Evaluations of Personal Life Remain Highly Positive.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1979
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1979
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1979 /1
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1979
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1979 /2
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1979
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1981
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1981
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1981 /1
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1981
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1981 /2
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1981
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1982
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1982
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1983
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1983
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1984
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1984
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1984 /1
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1984
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1988
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1988
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1988 /1
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1988
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1990
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1990 /1
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1991
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1991 /1
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1991 /2
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1991 /3
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1991 /4
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1991 /5
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1991 /6
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1992
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1992
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1992 /1
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1992
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1993
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1993
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 1996
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1996
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 2000
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 2000
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceSaad (2004): study US 2001 /1
TitleA Nation of Happy People. Most Happy and Satisfied with Their Lives.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 2001
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (0): study US 1983
TitleGallup Homepage.
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1983
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (0): study US 2006
TitleGallup Homepage.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (1998): study US 1998
TitleHave and Have-Nots: Perceptions of Fairness and Opportunity - 1998. Special Report.
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1998
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1973 /1
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1973
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1982
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1982
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1985 /1
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1985
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1986
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1986
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1986 /1
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1986
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1987
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1987
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1990
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1990 /1
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1990 /2
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1990 /3
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1990 /4
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1990 /5
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1990
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1997
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1997
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 1998
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1998
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~Gallup (2008): study US 2008
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 2008
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no