Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-I


Selfreport on single question:

Are you, in general, satisfied with your present life?
1 very unsatisfied
2
3
4
5 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, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceEasterlin (2014a): study CN 1997
TitleLife Satisfaction in the Transition from Socialism to Capitalism.
Public18+ aged, general public, urban areas, China, 1997-2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes