Happiness measure, code: A-AOL-mi-sqr-v-5-a


Selfreport on single question in diary, filled in 6 times a day during 40 days in a 6 month period.

Is my mood at the moment
2 clearly positive
1 rather positive
0 indifferent
-1 rather negative
-2 clearly negative
  
Classification
Focus, A-AOL Affect: Average Overall Level
Time frame, mi last instant
Mode, sqr 1 question, repeated
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceKirchler (1984b): study AT 1983
TitleSechs Monate ohne Arbeit. (Six Months without Work).
PublicUnemployed, followed 6 months after job loss, Linz Austria, 1983
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes