Happiness measure, code: O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-l

Selfreport on single question:

How satisfied are you currently with your own life? Please answer concerning .. your life as a whole.
5 satisfied
4 fairly satisfied
3 about evenly satisfied and dissatisfied
2 somewhat dissatisfied
1 very dissatisfied

Question preceded by items on satisfaction with aspects of life.
Focus, O-SLW Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
Used in studies
Reference~Future Life Survey (0): study JP 2001
TitleFuture life Survey
PublicAdults, 18-69 aged, general public, Japan, 2001
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no