Happiness measure, code: M-AO-g-mq-v-5-a


Selfreport on 6 questions:

A On the whole, how happy would you say you are?
B On the whole, I think I am a quite happy person.
C In general, how would you say you feel most of the time -in
good or in low spirits?
D I get a lot of fun out of life.
E I wish I could be as happy as others seem to be.
F How often do you feel downcast and rejected?

Response options: not reported

The items of this scale were randomly distributed in the questionnaire.

Name: Rosen 'Depressive Affect Scale'
  
Classification
Focus, M-AO Mixed: Affect + Overall
Time frame, g generally
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceRosenberg (1962): study US 1960
TitleThe Dissonant Religious Context and Emotional Disturbance.
PublicHigh school pupils, New York, USA,1960
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceSimmons et al. (1973): study US 1968
TitleDisturbance in the Self-Image at Adolescence.
PublicPublic school pupils age 8-18, Baltimore, USA, 1968
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceSimmons et al. (1977): study US 1970 /1
TitleGift of Life: The Social and Psychological Impact of Organ Transplantation.
PublicKidney donors followed before and after donation, USA, 1970-1973
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceSimmons et al. (1977): study US 1972 /1
TitleGift of Life: The Social and Psychological Impact of Organ Transplantation.
Public8-20 aged renal (ex-)patients and controls, USA, 1972-1973
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes