Happiness measure, code: A-AB-yd-mq-v-7-b


Selfreport on yesterday's activities using a diary format.

12 affects were rated for each episode:
A happy
B competent/capable
C warm, friendly
D enjoying myself
E impatient
F frustrated, annoyed
G depressed, blue
H hassled, pushed around
I angry, hostile
J worried, anxious
K criticized, put down

Rating: 1 'not at all' to 7 'very much'

Computation: (A+B+C+D)/4 - (E+F+G+H+I+J+K)/8
  
Classification
Focus, A-AB Affect Affect Balance (various)
Time frame, yd yesterday
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
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