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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-SLW-g-sqt-v-7-a
Focus:
Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole (O-SLW)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
1 question, asked twice (sqt)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
7

Description

Selfreport on single question asked twice:

Generally speaking, how satisfied or dissatisfied with your life-as-a-whole?
1  very dissatisfied
2  fairly dissatisfied
3  neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
4  fairly satisfied
5  very satisfied
-  don't know, no answer