Happiness measure, code: A-ARE-mp-mqr-v-7-a


Selfreport on single question repeated several times a day (Day Reconstruction Method)

After having completed a time diary of the previous day, three 15 minute intervals were randomly selected from the non-sleeping portion of the day anf the respondents were reminded of the activity they said they had participated in at those times. Respondents were then asked the extend to which they had experienced six different feelings during each interval, one of which was 'happy'
0 did not experience this feeling at all
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6 this feeling was very strong
  
Classification
Focus, A-ARE Affect: Average Repeated Overall Estimat
Time frame, mp last part of day
Mode, mqr multiple questions, repeated (number not reported)
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceKrueger & Mueller (2008): study US 2006
TitleThe Lot of the Unemployed: A Time Use Perspective.
Public20-26 aged, United States, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes