- Mixed: Contentment + Overall (M-CO)
- Time frame:
- various time frames (*)
- multiple questions (mq)
- Scale Type:
- Different rating scales combined (*)
- Scale Range:
DescriptionSelf report on three questions
A Overall, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life?
1 very dissatisfied
3 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
5 very satisfied
B Taking all together, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life as a whole these days?
C Here is ladder representing the 'ladder of life'. Let's suppose the top of the ladder represents the best possible life for you; and the bottom, the worst possible life for you. On which step of the ladder do you feel you personally stand at the present time?
10 best possible
0 worst possible life
Computation: standardized scores (0-1) per year
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