Happiness measure, code: A-AB-cw-mq-v-4-a


Selfreport on 12 questions:

Do you agree or disagree with the following statements concerning your feelings during the last week?
A My time has been filled with things meaningful to me
B I have felt liked
C I have felt nervouys
D I have felt tense
E I have felt down
F I have felt I have much to look forward to
G I have felt harmony
H I have felt emotionally stable
I I have felt sad
J I have felt impatient and restless
K I have felt anoyed
L I have felt lighthearted

Rated:
4 completely agree
3 partly agree
2 partly disagree
1 completely disagree

Computation: (A+B+F+G+H+L) - (C+D+E+I+J+K)
Possible range -18 to +18. Transformed to range 0-100

Name: Swedish Health-Related Quality of Life Survey (SWED-QUAL) Part 4 'Your feelings'
  
Classification
Focus, A-AB Affect Affect Balance (various)
Time frame, cw last week
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBrorsson et al. (1993): study SE 1991
TitleThe Swedish Health-Related Quality of Life Survey ( SWED-QUAL).
Public18-84 aged, general public, Sweden,1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceBrorsson et al. (1993): study SE 1991 /1
TitleThe Swedish Health-Related Quality of Life Survey ( SWED-QUAL).
Public18-84 aged, victims of traffic accidents 2 years ago, Sweden,1991
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceLomranz et al. (1988): study IL Tel Aviv 1983
TitleIndoor and Outdoor Activities of Aged Women and Man as Related to Depression and Well-Being.
Public60-80 aged, Israel, 1983
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceWändell et al. (1997): study SE 1995
TitleQuality of Life among Patients with Glaucoma in Sweden.
PublicGlaucoma patients,Sweden, 1995
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes