Happiness measure, code: A-AOL-c-sq-v-4-b


Selfreport on single closed question:

"How is your mood these days....?"
4 very good all the time
3
2
1 not good almost all the time
  
Classification
Focus, A-AOL Affect: Average Overall Level
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceLevy & Guttman (1975): study IL 1973
TitleOn the Multivariate Structure of Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, urban areas, Israel, 1973
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceLevy & Guttman (1975): study IL 1973 /1
TitleOn the Multivariate Structure of Well-Being.
Public18+ aged, general public, urban areas, Israel, 1973
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceLevy & Guttman (1975a): study IL 1968
TitleStructure and Dynamics of Worries.
Public18+ aged, general public, urban areas, Israel, 1968-1970
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes