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


Selfreport on 15 questions:

I wil now read a list of the ways you may have felt during the past week. Using this card, please tell me how much of the time during the past week..?
A you felt depressed
B you felt that everything you did was an effort
C you felt that your sleep was restless
D you felt happy
E you felt lonely
F you felt you enjoyed life
G you felt sad
H you felt you could not get going
I you had a lot of energy
J you felt anxious
K you felt tired
L you were absorbed in what you were doing
M you felt clam and peaceful
N you felt bored
O you felt really rested when you woke up in the morning

Rated
1 none or almost none of the time
2 some of the time
3 most of the time
4 all or almost all of the time

Computation: (A+B+C+E+G+H+J+K+N)/9 - (D+F+I+L+M+O)/6
  
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
  
ReferenceTshokey (2012): study BT Bumthang 2010
TitlePsychological Wellbeing in Bhutan. Second Gross National Happiness Survey April 2010.
Public15+ aged, general public, Bumthang region, Bhutan, 2010
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study BE 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Belgium, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study BG 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Bulgaria, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study CH 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Switzerland, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study CY 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Cyprus, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study DE 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Germany, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study DK 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Denmark, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study EE 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Estonia, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study ES 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Spain, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study FI 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Finland, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study FR 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, France, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study GB 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, United Kingdom, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study HU 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Hungary, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study NO 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Norway, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study PL 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Poland, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study PT 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Portugal, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study RO 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Romania, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study RU 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Russia, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study SE 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Sweden, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study SI 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Slovenia, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
Reference~ESS homepage (2013): study SK 2006
TitleHomepage European Social Survey.
Public16+ aged, general public, Slovakia, 2006
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no