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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-SLW-?-sq-n-7-a
Focus:
Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole (O-SLW)
Time frame:
time frame not reported (?)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
7

Description

Selfreport on single question

..satisfaction with life as a whole.. (full item not reported)
7  very satisfied
6
5
4  just as satisfied as dissatisfied
3
2
1  very dissatisfied

(numbering reversed)

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Man (1991): study CN 1983 13-16 aged students, Hong Kong, 1983-1984. N = 1906
Mean
= 3.880