## Characteristics

- Code:
- C-BW-c-sq-l-11-e
- Focus:
- Contentment: Best-Worst possible life (C-BW)
- Time frame:
- currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
- Mode:
- 1 question (sq)
- Scale Type:
- ladder scale (l)
- Scale Range:
- 11

## Description

Self report on single question:Here is a picture of a ladder. The top of the ladder '10' represents the best possible life for you and the bottom '0' is the worst possible life for you. In general , where on the ladder do you feel you stand at the moment? Tick the box next to the number that best describes where you stand

10 best possible

9

8

7

6

5

4

3

2

1

0 worst possible life

## List of Studies Using this Measure

Standard Deviation

- Mean
- = 7.353
- SD
- = 1.949

- Mean
- = 7.658
- SD
- = 1.801

- Mean
- = 7.716
- SD
- = 1.890

- Mean
- = 7.670
- SD
- = 1.798

- Mean
- = 7.459
- SD
- = 1.969

- Mean
- = 6.643
- SD
- = 2.399

- Mean
- = 7.212
- SD
- = 2.027

- Mean
- = 7.522
- SD
- = 1.938

- Mean
- = 7.430
- SD
- = 1.816

- Mean
- = 7.572
- SD
- = 2.077

- Mean
- = 7.381
- SD
- = 1.910

- Mean
- = 7.495
- SD
- = 1.857

- Mean
- = 6.900
- SD
- = 2.890

- Mean
- = 8.050

- Mean
- = 6.960

- Mean
- = 8.090

- Mean
- = 8.340

- Mean
- = 7.750

- Mean
- = 7.512
- SD
- = 2.037

- Mean
- = 7.488
- SD
- = 1.823

- Mean
- = 7.810

- Mean
- = 7.597
- SD
- = 1.912

- Mean
- = 7.966
- SD
- = 1.902

- Mean
- = 8.567
- SD
- = 1.593

- Mean
- = 7.539
- SD
- = 1.877

- Mean
- = 7.897
- SD
- = 2.035

- Mean
- = 7.854
- SD
- = 1.760

- Mean
- = 7.538
- SD
- = 1.833

- Mean
- = 7.414
- SD
- = 1.866

- Mean
- = 7.977
- SD
- = 2.152

- Mean
- = 7.222
- SD
- = 2.063

- Mean
- = 7.975
- SD
- = 1.800

- Mean
- = 7.534
- SD
- = 1.932

- Mean
- = 7.558
- SD
- = 2.159

- Mean
- = 7.654
- SD
- = 1.893

- Mean
- = 7.338
- SD
- = 1.796

- Mean
- = 8.131
- SD
- = 2.124

- Mean
- = 7.986
- SD
- = 1.494

- Mean
- = 7.783
- SD
- = 1.877

- Mean
- = 8.380

- Mean
- = 7.690

- Mean
- = 7.672
- SD
- = 1.788

- Mean
- = 7.410

- Mean
- = 7.770

- Mean
- = 8.450

- Mean
- = 7.890

- Mean
- = 7.490

- Mean
- = 7.790

- Mean
- = 8.230

- Mean
- = 8.320

- Mean
- = 7.630

- Mean
- = 7.690

- Mean
- = 8.250

- Mean
- = 7.620

- Mean
- = 7.970

- Mean
- = 8.090

- Mean
- = 7.450

- Mean
- = 7.700

- Mean
- = 7.710

- Mean
- = 7.620

- Mean
- = 7.330

- Mean
- = 7.920

- Mean
- = 7.830

- Mean
- = 7.650

- Mean
- = 8.090

- Mean
- = 7.780

- Mean
- = 7.320

- Mean
- = 7.680

- Mean
- = 7.460

- Mean
- = 7.720

- Mean
- = 7.820

- Mean
- = 7.990

- Mean
- = 7.400

- Mean
- = 7.700

- Mean
- = 7.530

- Mean
- = 7.900

- Mean
- = 7.570

- Mean
- = 7.620

- Mean
- = 7.540

- Mean
- = 7.590

- Mean
- = 8.540

- Mean
- = 7.399
- SD
- = 1.780

- Mean
- = 7.538
- SD
- = 1.802

- Mean
- = 7.662
- SD
- = 1.843

- Mean
- = 7.013
- SD
- = 1.920

- Mean
- = 8.457
- SD
- = 1.880

- Mean
- = 8.140
- SD
- = 1.558

- Mean
- = 7.463
- SD
- = 1.959

- Mean
- = 7.346
- SD
- = 2.098

- Mean
- = 7.397
- SD
- = 1.898

- Mean
- = 7.103
- SD
- = 2.079

- Mean
- = 7.597
- SD
- = 1.870

- Mean
- = 7.435
- SD
- = 1.935

- Mean
- = 7.650
- SD
- = 1.851

- Mean
- = 6.940
- SD
- = 2.099

- Mean
- = 7.477
- SD
- = 2.000

- Mean
- = 7.370
- SD
- = 1.782

- Mean
- = 7.834
- SD
- = 1.877

- Mean
- = 7.696
- SD
- = 1.684

- Mean
- = 7.507
- SD
- = 2.007

- Mean
- = 7.419
- SD
- = 1.826

- Mean
- = 7.057
- SD
- = 2.077

- Mean
- = 8.038
- SD
- = 1.881

- Mean
- = 7.285
- SD
- = 1.880

- Mean
- = 7.715
- SD
- = 1.797

- Mean
- = 7.400
- SD
- = 1.790

- Mean
- = 7.950
- SD
- = 1.873

- Mean
- = 7.560
- SD
- = 1.882

- Mean
- = 7.817
- SD
- = 1.714

- Mean
- = 7.444
- SD
- = 1.889

- Mean
- = 7.524
- SD
- = 1.821

- Mean
- = 7.612
- SD
- = 1.898

- Mean
- = 7.171
- SD
- = 1.978

- Mean
- = 7.293
- SD
- = 1.803

- Mean
- = 7.683
- SD
- = 1.813

- Mean
- = 7.953
- SD
- = 1.565

- Mean
- = 7.573
- SD
- = 1.889

- Mean
- = 7.473
- SD
- = 2.165

- Mean
- = 7.489
- SD
- = 2.043

- Mean
- = 7.563
- SD
- = 1.833

- Mean
- = 7.779
- SD
- = 1.804

- Mean
- = 7.328
- SD
- = 1.950

- Mean
- = 7.406
- SD
- = 1.854

- Mean
- = 7.434
- SD
- = 1.893

- Mean
- = 7.280
- SD
- = 2.154

- Mean
- = 7.457
- SD
- = 1.884

- Mean
- = 7.811
- SD
- = 1.914

- Mean
- = 7.527
- SD
- = 1.830

- Mean
- = 7.788
- SD
- = 2.134

- Mean
- = 6.744
- SD
- = 2.272

- Mean
- = 7.232
- SD
- = 1.950

- Mean
- = 7.127
- SD
- = 1.909

- Mean
- = 7.397
- SD
- = 1.871

- Mean
- = 8.523
- SD
- = 1.936

- Mean
- = 7.583
- SD
- = 1.922

- Mean
- = 7.642
- SD
- = 1.628

- Mean
- = 7.542
- SD
- = 1.988

- Mean
- = 7.588
- SD
- = 1.814

- Mean
- = 7.340
- SD
- = 1.923

- Mean
- = 7.701
- SD
- = 1.845

- Mean
- = 7.506
- SD
- = 1.842

- Mean
- = 7.721
- SD
- = 1.996

- Mean
- = 7.301
- SD
- = 1.955

- Mean
- = 7.812
- SD
- = 1.678

- Mean
- = 7.262
- SD
- = 1.886

- Mean
- = 7.646
- SD
- = 1.931

- Mean
- = 7.521
- SD
- = 1.891

- Mean
- = 8.054
- SD
- = 1.735

- Mean
- = 7.936
- SD
- = 1.570

- Mean
- = 7.479
- SD
- = 1.937

- Mean
- = 7.839
- SD
- = 2.069

- Mean
- = 8.018
- SD
- = 1.781

- Mean
- = 7.333
- SD
- = 2.002

- Mean
- = 7.720
- SD
- = 1.884

- Mean
- = 7.867
- SD
- = 1.829

- Mean
- = 8.085
- SD
- = 2.076

- Mean
- = 7.799
- SD
- = 1.854

- Mean
- = 7.517
- SD
- = 2.005

- Mean
- = 7.308
- SD
- = 2.123

- Mean
- = 7.484
- SD
- = 1.915

- Mean
- = 6.937
- SD
- = 1.792

- Mean
- = 8.203
- SD
- = 2.038

- Mean
- = 7.886
- SD
- = 1.563