Happiness measure, code: A-TH-g-sq-v-5-c

Selfreport on single question:

What percentage of time in a typical week do you feel..
(percentages must add up to 100)
+2 very pleasant
+1 pleasant
0 neutral
- 1 slightly unpleasant
- 2 very unpleasant

Computation: % response x value/100
Focus, A-TH Affect: Time Happy
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
Used in studies
ReferenceRiis et al. (2005): study US 2003
TitleIgnoranc of Hedonic Adaptation to Hemodialysis: A Study Using Ecological Momentary Assessment.
PublicHemodialysis patients and controls, USA, 2003
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes