Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-u-sq-n-5-a

Selfreport on single question:

Taking all together, how satisfied are you with your life-as-a-whole? Please mark a number below.
5 very satisfied
1 not at all satisfied
Focus, O-SLW Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 5
Used in studies
ReferenceChhetri et al. (2009): study AU Queensland 2003
TitleWhy Bother to ''Downshift''? The Characteristics and Satisfaction of Downshifters in the Brisbane- South East Queensland Region, Australia.
PublicDownshifters and non-downshifters, Australia, 2003
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
ReferenceGehmacher (1992c): study AT 1991
TitleHousing and Happiness:Life Satisfaction as a Consequence of Housing Conditions.
PublicResidents new appartments blocks, urban areas, Austria, 1991
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
ReferenceShyy et al. (2007): study AU Queensland 2003
TitleMapping Quality of Life in the South East Queensland Region with a Web-Based Application.
Public18+ aged, general public, Australia, Brisbane-South East Queensland (SEQ), 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes