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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-SP-u-sq-ol-9-a
Focus:
Overall: Satisfied Person (O-SP)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
open line scale (ol)
Scale Range:
9

Description

Selfreport on single question:

Place a cross on the line below, on the spot you estimate that corresponds best with your state.
1 |  I am not very satisfied
2 |
3 |
4 |
5 |  I am not too satisfied
6 |
7 |
8 |
9 I am very satisfied

Scoring: rated on an open horizontal line scale divided afterwards in 9 sections.

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Clement (1980): study FR 1975 29-88 aged women, upper middle class, France, 1975 N = 1145
Mean
= 6.200
SD
= 2.220
Clement (1980): study FR 1975 /1 60-69 aged women, lower class, France 1975 N = 922
Clement (1980): study FR 1975 /2 Adult women, France, 1975 N = 1893
Clement (1980): study FR 1975 /3 50-69 aged women, France, 1975 N = 747