Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-b


Selfreport on single question:

All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life these days? Please tell me on a scale of 1 to 10, where one means very dissatisfied and 10 means very satisfied
10 very satisfied
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1 very dissatisfied
  
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, n numeric scale Range = 10
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceAlber & Lenarz (2008): study ZZ EU 27 2003
TitleWachsende soziale Ungleichheit in Europa. (Growing Social Inequality in Europe).
PublicAdults, general public, EU 27 member states and Turkey, 2003
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study AT 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Austria, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study BE 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Belgium, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study BG 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Bulgaria, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study CY 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Cyprus, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study CZ 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Czech Republic, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study DE 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Germany, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study DK 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Denmark, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study EE 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Estonia, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study ES 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Spain, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study FI 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Finland, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study FR 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, France, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study GB 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, United Kingdom, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study GR 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Greece, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study HR 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Croatia, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study HU 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Hungary, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study IE 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Ireland, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study IT 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Italy, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study LT 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Lithuania, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study LU 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Luxembourg, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study LV 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Latvia, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study MK 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Macedonia, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study MT 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Malta, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study NL 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study NO 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Norway, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study PL 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Poland, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study PT 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Portugal, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study RO 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Romania, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study SE 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Sweden, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study SI 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Slovenia, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study SK 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Slovakia, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAnderson et al. (2009): study TR 2007
TitleSecond European Quality of Life Survey. Overview.
Public18+ aged, general public, Turkey, 2007
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceAysan & Aysan (2017): study ZZ Europe 2011
TitleThe Effect of Employment Status on Life Satisfaction in Europe.
Public18+ aged, general public, 34 European nations, 2011-2012
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceBöhnke & Kohler (2007): study ZZ EU 27 2003
TitleDeterminanten des Glücks: Lebenszufriedenheit in Europa. (Determinants of Happiness: Life Satisfaction in Europe).
Public18+ aged, general public, 27 EU member states, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceBöhnke & Kohler (2008): study ZZ EU 27 2003
TitleWell-Being and Inequality.
Public18+ aged, general public, EU 27 and Turkey, 2003
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceDrobnic et al. (2010): study ZZ EU 9 2003
TitleGood Job, Good Life? Working Conditions and Quality of Life in Europe.
PublicWorking people, 9 European Union countries, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceHaugen & Blekesaune (2005): study NO 1995
TitleFarm and Off-farm Work and Life Satisfaction among Norwegian Farm Women.
PublicFarm women, Norway, 1995
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceHess et al. (2014): study DE 2011
TitleSatisfaction with male-to-female gender reassignment surgery. Results of a retrospective analysis.
PublicTransgenders male-to-female, Germany, 2011
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceJones (2004): study MT 2003
TitleAmericans: Life is Good and Will only Improve.
Public18+ aged, general public, Malta, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study AT 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Austria, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study BE 2003 /1
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Belgium, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study BG 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Bulgaria, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study CY 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Cyprus, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study CZ 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Czech Republic, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study DE 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Germany, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study DK 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Denmark, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study EE 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Estonia, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study ES 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Spain, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study FI 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Finland, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study FR 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, France, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study GB 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, United Kingdom, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study GR 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Greece, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study HU 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Hungary, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study IE 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Ireland, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study IT 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Italy, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study LT 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Lithuania, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study LU 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Luxembourg, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study LV 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Latvia, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study NL 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study PL 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Poland, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study PT 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Portugal, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study RO 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Romania, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study SE 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Sweden, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study SI 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Slovenia, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study SK 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Slovakia, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceKeck & Delhey (2004): study TR 2003
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, Turkey, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study AT 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged Mothers, Austria , 2003.
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study BE 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged Mothers, Belgium , 2003.
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study BG 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged Mothers, Bulgaria , 2003.
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study CZ 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged Mothers, Czech Republic , 2003.
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study DE 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged Mothers, Germany, 2003.
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study DE 2003 /1
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged mothers, Germany, 2003.
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study DK 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged Mothers, Denmark , 2003.
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study EE 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged Mothers, Estonia, 2003.
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study ES 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers,Spain, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study FI 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged Mothers, Finland, 2003.
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study FR 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged Mothers, France, 2003.
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study GB 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged mothers, United Kingdom, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study GR 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged mothers, Greece, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study HU 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers, Hungary, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study IE 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers, Ireland, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study IT 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers, Italy, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study LT 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers, Lithuania, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study LU 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers, Luxembourg, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study LV 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers, Latvia, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study MT 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers, Malta, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study PL 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers, Poland, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study PT 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers, Portugal, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study RO 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers, Romania, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study SE 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged Mothers,Sweden, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study SI 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers,Slovenia, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study SK 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20 - 50 aged mothers,Slovakia, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceMichon (2014a): study ZZ EU 25 2003
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
Public20-50 aged mothers, 26 EU countries, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceRose & Ozcan (2007): study ZZ EU 15 2003
TitleFirst European Quality of Life Survey: Quality of Life in Turkey.
Public18+aged general public, 15 EU member states and Turkey, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes