Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-u-mq-v-4-a


Selfreport on two questions:

A Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with your life in general?
2 satisfied
1 dissatisfied
- do not know
B Is that somewhat or very?
1 somewhat
2 very
- do not know

Computation
1 very dissatisfied
2 somewhat dissatisfied
3 somewhat satisfied
4 very satisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLW Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceHill (2004): study CA 1996
TitleHappiness in Canada since World War ll.
Public15+ aged, general public, Canada, 1996
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no