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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

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

Description

Self report on single question:

I am satisfied with my life
1  fully disagree
2  disagree
3  don't know
4  agree
5  fully agree

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Handa et al. (2014): study KE 2007 Poor households: benefactories of a welfare program and controls, Kenya, 2007 N = 1805
Mean
= 3.200
Demirel (2014): study TR Ankara 2009 Teachers, Ankara Turkey 200? N = 406
Mean
= 3.790
SD
= 1.003