Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-u-sq-n-5-a


Selfreport on single question:

How satisfied are you with your life in general?
1 very dissatisfied
2
3
4
5 very satisfied
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLu Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified)
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceLance et al. (1989): study US Georgia 1984
TitleA Comparison Between Bottom-Up, Top-Down, and Bidirectional Models of Relationships Between Global and Life Facet Satisfaction.
PublicMarried academics, university of Georgia, USA, 1984
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMakarczyk (1962): study PL 1960
TitleFactors affecting Life Satisfaction among People in Poland.
PublicAdults, general public, students and peasants excluded, Poland, 1960
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes