Happiness measure, code: A-BD3-cm-mq-v-7-a


Selfreport of daily mood on 24 questions

'Please indicate how much of each emotion you felt in the past month'
A LOVE
Aa Affection
Ab love
Ac caring
Ab fondness
B JOY
Ba joy
Bb happiness
Bc contentment
Bd pride
C FEAR
Ca fear
Cb worry
Cc anxiety
Cd nervous
D ANGER
Da anger
Db irritation
Dc disgust
Dd rage
E SHAME
Ea shame
Eb guilt
Ec regret
Ed embarasment
F SADNES
Fa sadness
Fb loneliness
Fc unhappiness
Fd depression

Answer options:
1 never felt that way
2
3
4
5
6
7 always felt that way


Computation: average A+B minus average C+D+E+F

Name: Intensity and Time Affect Scale (ITAS)
  
Classification
Focus, A-BD3 Affect Balance (Diener's 24 item index)
Time frame, cm last month, last few weeks
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies