Happiness measure, code: A-AB-cm-mq-v-2-b


Selfreport on 5 questions:

How have things been going in the past few weeks? Please tick one of the two boxes for each of the questions below:
A Have you ever felt lonely or remote from people?
B Have you ever felt particularly excited or interested in something?
C Have you ever felt depressed or unhappy?
E Have you ever felt at the top of the world?
F Have you ever felt bored?
G Have you ever felt pleased about having accomplished something?

Rated:
0: no
1: yes

Computation: (B+D+F) -(A+C+E)

Name: Bradburn's Affect Balance Scale: shortened version
  
Classification
Focus, A-AB Affect Affect Balance (various)
Time frame, cm last month, last few weeks
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 2
  
Used in studies