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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-SLu-g-sq-?-4-a
Focus:
Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified) (O-SLu)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
scale not reported (?)
Scale Range:
4

Description

Selfreport on single question:

"In sum, how would you rate your life generally.....?"
1  very negative
2
3
4  very positive

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Bronzaft & Hayes (1983): study US 1981 High academic achievers, members Phi Beta Kappa Association,New York, USA, 1981 N = 414