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Happiness Measures

Measures of Happiness: O-SLu-g-sq-v-5-c

Characteristics

Code:
O-SLu-g-sq-v-5-c
Focus:
Overall: Satisfaction with life (unspecified) (O-SLu)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:

Description

Self report on single question:

How satisfied are you with your life in general?
5  completely satisfied
4  satisfied
3  unsatisfied nor satisfied
2  unsatisfied
1  completely unsatisfied

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Mean
Standard Deviation
Saris et al. (1996): study IT 1991 16+ aged, general public, Italy, 1991 N =
Saris et al. (1996): study NL 1991 16+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1991 N =
Saris et al. (1996): study NO 1990 16+ aged, general public, Norway, 1990 N =
Saris et al. (1996): study RU 1991 16+ aged, general public, Russia, 1991 N =
Saris et al. (1996): study SI 1991 16+ aged, general public, Slovenia, 1991 N =
Kolstad (1996): study NO 1990 17+ aged, general public, Norway, 1990 N =