Happiness measure, code: A-AB---mq-nt-11-a


Selfreport on multiple questions:

Equivalent questionaires about experienced positive and negative affect, such as Bradburn's ABS and Watson's PANAS. The number and wording of the questions varies somewhat across studies and languages.

Scores are transformed linearly to range 0-10
  
Classification
Focus, A-AB Affect Affect Balance (various)
Time frame, - various time frames
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, nt numeric scales transformed to same range Range = 11
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceSteel & Ones (2002): study ZZ 1972
TitlePersonality and Happiness: A National Level Analysis.
PublicAdult general public, 39 nations, 1972-1998
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes