Happiness measure, code: A-AB-yd-mq-n-7-c


Selfreport on feelings during activities in the previous day (Day Reconstruction Method)

A worried
B rushed
C irritated or angry
D depressed
E tense or stressed
F calm or relaxed
G enjoying

Rated:
0 not al all
1
2
3
4
5
6 very much

Computation: (A+B+C+D+E)/5 - (F+G)/2
  
Classification
Focus, A-AB Affect Affect Balance (various)
Time frame, yd yesterday
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceDolan & Metcalfe (2012): study US 2011
TitleValuing Health: A Brief Report on Subjective Well-Being versus Preferences.
PublicElderly, United States, 2011
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes