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Table 2 Descriptive statistics for the General Life Satisfaction scale items and total score

From: Life satisfaction and musculoskeletal complaints in a population seeking osteopathy care: consecutive sample of 611 patients

Item Mean (SD) Median [IQR] Range
1. So far I have gotten the important things I want in life 5.52 (1.30) 6 [5–6] 1–7
2. My life situation is excellent 5.53 (1.18) 6 [5–6] 1–7
3. I am satisfied with my life 5.68 (1.22) 6 [5–6] 1–7
4. If I could live my life over, I would change almost nothing 4.90 (1.63) 5 [4–6] 1–7
5. In most ways, my life is close to perfect 4.92 (1.47) 5 [4–6] 1–7
T-score 54.32 (8.90) 55.20 [49.27–58.30] 23.0–73.4