Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-g-sq-v-5-f

Selfreport on single question:

How satisfied are you with your life in general?
5 completely satisfied
4 very satisfied
3 somewhat satisfied
2 not very satisfied
1 not at all satisfied
Focus, O-SLu Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified)
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
Used in studies
ReferenceThoits & Hewitt (2001): study US 1986
TitleVolunteer Work and Well-Being.
Public25+ aged, general public, USA, 1986-1989
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes