Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-u-sq-v-4-a


Selfreport on single question:

Overall, how satisfied are you with your life.....?
4 very satisfied
3 satisfied
2 dissatisfied
1 very dissatisfied.
  
Classification
Focus, O-SLu Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified)
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceHelliwell & Huang (2013): study CA 2011
TitleComparing the Happiness Effects of Real and On-Line Friends.
Public16+ aged, general public, Canada, 2011
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceShichman & Cooper (1984): study US 1979
TitleLife Satisfaction and Sex-Role Concept.
PublicAdults, students and churchmembers, USA, 197?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes