print

Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-SLW-u-sq-n-11-j
Focus:
Overall: Satisfaction w Life as a Whole (O-SLW)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
11

Description

Self report on single question:

Taking all together, I am satisfied with my life
0  disagree
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 agree

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Ho (2011): study HK 2007 21+ aged, general public, Hong Kong, 2007 N = 816
Mean
= 7.186
SD
= 1.682
Ho (2011): study HK 2008 21+ aged, general public, Hong Kong, 2008 N = 823
Mean
= 6.908
SD
= 2.071
Ho (2011): study HK 2009 21+ aged, general public, Hong Kong, 2009 N = 828
Mean
= 7.058
SD
= 1.804
Ho (2011): study HK 2010 21+ aged, general public, Hong Kong, 2010 N = 834
Mean
= 6.935
SD
= 2.142