Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-u-sq-n-7-a

Selfreport on single question:

Tell me how much you are satisfied or dissatisfied with your life as a whole
1 very dissatisfied
7 very satisfied

Last item in a series of questions about satisfaction with various domains in life
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 = 7
Used in studies
ReferenceBach & Tilton (1994): study US 1984
TitleLife Satisfaction and Well-Being Measures in Ventilator Assisted Individuals with Traumatic Tertaplegia.
PublicTetraplegia patients and controls,USA,1984-86
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
ReferenceShin & Rutkowski (2003): study KR 1981
TitleSubjective Quality of Korean Life in 1981 and 2001.
Public20+ aged, general public, Korea,(South), 1981
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
Reference~SCP (1996a): study KR 2001
TitlePersonal communication (letter) January 15th 1996
Public20+ aged, general public, Korea,(South), 2001
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no