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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
O-SQL-u-sq-v-7-a
Focus:
Overall: Satisfied with Quality of Life (O-SQL)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
7

Description

Selfreport on single question:

How satisfied are you with the quality of your life?
7  absolutely content
6  satisfied in general
5  satisfied to some extend
4  neutral
3  feel some discontent
2  completely discontent
1  angry frustrated discontent

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics RLMS (2008): study RU 1996 /1 18+ aged, general public, Russia, 1996 N = 1650
Mean
= 3.156
SD
= 1.511