Happiness measure, code: A-CA-cw-rdf-v-7-ab


Rating by parents of pleasure in different high stimulus intensity situations, such as:

During a peek-a-boo game, how often did the baby smile?
1 never
2 very rarely
3 less than half the time
4 about half the time
5 more than half the time
6 almost always
7 always

Full list of situations not reported.

Part of Rothbart Revised Infant Behavior Questionnaire
  
Classification
Focus, A-CA Affect: Cheerful Appearance
Time frame, cw last week
Mode, rdf rating by family
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceGartstein & Rothbart (2002): study US Oregon 1997
TitleStudying infant temperament via the Revised Infant Behavior Questionnaire
Public3-12 months aged infants, Oregon, United States, 199?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceLauzon-Guillain et al. (2012): study GB East England 2006
TitleBreastfeeding and Infant Temperament at Age Three Months
Public3 months aged infants, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 2006-2009
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes