Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-g-sq-v-4-a

Selfreport on single question:

On the whole, how satisfied are you with your life in general? Would you say that you are…?
4 very satisfied
3 fairly satisfied
2 not very satisfied
1 not at all satisfied
- Don't know
- No opinion
Focus, O-SLW Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
Used in studies
ReferenceGraham (2008): study ZZ Latin America 2004
TitleHappiness and Health: Lessons-And Questions-For Public Policy.
Public18+ aged, general public, Latin America, 2004
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes