Happiness measure, code: O-QLS-c-sq-v-7-a


Selfreport on single question:

In general my present quality of life is:
1 as bad as it could possibly be
2
3
4 neither good nor bad
5
6
7 as good as it could possibly be

Response options labeled as: +3 (as good as it could possibly be), 0 (neither good nor bad) and -3 (as bad as it could possibly be).

Item in ADDQoL (Audit of Diabetes Dependent Quality of Life)
  
Classification
Focus, O-QLS Overal: Quality of Life Situation
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceMichalos & Kahlke (2010): study CA British Columbia 2005
TitleStability and Sensitivity in Perceived Quality of Life Measures: Some Panel Results.
PublicAdults, British Comumbia, Canada, followed 3 years, 2005-2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes