Happiness measure, code: M-AO-u-mq-v-7-a


Selfreport on seven questions:

A In most ways my life is close to ideal
B The conditions of my life are excellent
C I am satisfied with my life
D So far, I have gotten the important things I want in life
E If I could live my life over, I would change nothing
F It is typical for me to experience positive emotions often
G it is typical for me to experience negative emotions often

Answers rated:
7 strongly agree
6 agree
5 slightly agree
4 neither agree nor disagree
3 slightly disagree
2 disagree
1 strongly disagree

Computation: A+B+C+D+ E+F+G divided by 7

Items A--E from Diener's Satisfaction with Life Scale (SWLS)
  
Classification
Focus, M-AO Mixed: Affect + Overall
Time frame, u time unspecified
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
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