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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-6-a
Focus:
Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole (O-SLW)
Time frame:
currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
6

Description

Selfreport on single question:

Are you currently satisfied with your life all in all......?
0   not satisfied
1
2
3
4
5   very satisfied

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Gehmacher (1986): study AT 1986 Adults, age range not reported, general public, Austria, 1985 N = 1814