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life satisfaction index
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life satisfaction index Abbreviation: LSI
A self-reporting instrument to measure personal fulfillment or contentment, esp. with one's social relationships, occupation, maturation, or aging. A total of five rating scales are used.
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Analysis of a life satisfaction index
. Journal of Gerontology, 24, 470-474.
The Life Satisfaction Index
survey carried out by the Learning and Skills Council, shows that while most people in the region say they're happy with their lot, work and a lack of qualifications are a major source of regret.
Life Satisfaction, or a subjective assessment of the overall conditions of life as compared to one's aspirations, was measured by two items from the Life Satisfaction Index
A and one item constructed by the authors to assess overall life satisfaction.
Decreased sexual interest or ability emerged as the strongest correlate of decreased QOL on the life satisfaction index
, the team reported.