Happiness measure, code: C-BW-c-sq-l-10-d

Selfreport on single question:

Here is a picture of a ladder with 10 steps that represents the 'ladder of life'. The lowest step represents the worst possible life. Climbing the ladder, you come to step 10, which represents the best possible life. Please place at the step on which you feel you are at this moment
Focus, C-BW Contentment: Best-Worst possible life
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, l ladder scale Range = 10
Used in studies
ReferenceGroot & Maassen-VandenBrink (2001): study NL 1993
TitleDe Verborgen Kosten van de WAO. (The Hidden Expenses of the Disability Insurance Act).
PublicMiddle aged living in households, The Netherlands,1993
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes