Happiness measure, code: A-AB-mp-mq-n-5-b


Selfreport on 8 questions repeated every second day during 2 weeks:

..how frequent one experienced in the past half day..
A happy
B joyful
C contented
D cheerful
E pleasant
F elated
G frustrated
F sad
G depressed
H dissatisfied

Rated 1: scarcely 5: very frequently

Summation: (A+B+C+D) - (E+F+G+H)

Name: adapted from UWIST mood adjective checklist (Mathews et. al. 1990)
  
Classification
Focus, A-AB Affect Affect Balance (various)
Time frame, mp last part of day
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies