Happiness measure, code: O-SLC-u-sq-v-5-a

Selfreport on single question:

The conditions of my life are excellent
1 strongly disagree
2 agree
3 neither agree nor disagree
4 disagree
5 strongly agree

Item in Diener's Satisfaction with life Scale (SWLS)
Adjusted rating scale; 5-step verbal instead of 7-step numerical
Focus, O-SLC Overall: Satisfaction with Life-Course
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
Used in studies
ReferenceReig Ferrer et al. (2001): study ES 2000
TitleLa Calidad de Vida y el Estado de Salud de los estudiantes universitarios (Quality of life and health status of university students).
PublicUniversity students, Alicante, Spain 2000
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
ReferenceWu & Wu (2008): study TW 1998
TitleLife Satisfaction in Persons with Schizophrenia Living in the Community.
PublicPsychiatric outpatients,Taiwan, 199?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
ReferenceWu & Yao (2007): study TW 2002
TitleExamining the Relationship between Global and Domain Measures of Quality of Life by Three Factor Structure Models.
PublicUniversity students, Taiwan, 200?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no