Happiness measure, code: O-SLu-g-sq-v-2-a

Selfreport on single question:

'"Would you say that you are satisfied with your life, generally speaking, or are you not so satisfied...?"
2 satisfied with life
1 not so satisfied
- undecided
Focus, O-SLu Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified)
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 2
Used in studies
ReferenceNoelle-Neumann (1987): study XZ Germany West 1982
TitleQuality of Life Indicators. Measuring Economic and Social Well-Being: The German Experience.
PublicAdults, general public, Germany, 1982
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes