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

Selfrport on single question:

On the whole are you with the life you lead?
4 satisfied
3 rather satisfied
2 as yet unsatisfied
1 unbearably dissatisfied
Focus, O-SLL Overall: Satisfaction with Life one Leads
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
Used in studies
ReferenceDekker (2007): study ZZ EU 25 2001
TitleZeer Tevreden Nederlanders in Europees Perspectief. (The Dutch are very Happy in European Perspective).
Public15+ aged, general public, EU 25 member states, 2001-2006
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
ReferenceRhoads & Raymond (1981): study US Arizona 1979
TitleQuality of Life and the Competent Community.
PublicAdults, Phoenix, Arizona, USA,1979
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes