Happiness measure, code: M-AO---mq-v-9-a


Selfreport on 19 questions:

A 5 item Satisfaction With Life Scale (Diener)
Aa In most ways my life is close to ideal
Ab The conditions of my life are excellent
Ac I am satisfied with my life
Ad So far, I have gotten the important things I want in life
Ae If I could live my life over, I would change nothing
Answers rated: 7 strongly agree to 1 strongly disagree
Average score linearly stretched to range 1-9

B 6-item Positive Affect Scale (Diener)
Positive emotions in the last week rated 1-9
(items not reported)

C 8-item nNegative Affect Scale (Diener)
Negative emotions in the last week rated 1-9, reversed


Computation: Average A+B+C/3
  
Classification
Focus, M-AO Mixed: Affect + Overall
Time frame, - various time frames
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 9
  
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