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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

ItemMean (SD)Median [IQR]Range
1. So far I have gotten the important things I want in life5.52 (1.30)6 [5–6]1–7
2. My life situation is excellent5.53 (1.18)6 [5–6]1–7
3. I am satisfied with my life5.68 (1.22)6 [5–6]1–7
4. If I could live my life over, I would change almost nothing4.90 (1.63)5 [4–6]1–7
5. In most ways, my life is close to perfect4.92 (1.47)5 [4–6]1–7
T-score54.32 (8.90)55.20 [49.27–58.30]23.0–73.4