Quality of life is defined as an overall general well-being which comprises objective descriptors and subjective evaluations of physical, material, social and emotional well-being together with the extent of personal development and purposeful activity all weighted by a personal set of values.
Source: D.Felce and J. Perry, Quality of Life: A Contribution to its Definition and Measurement. (Welsh Centre for Learning Disabilities, 1993), p. 13.


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