Happiness measure, code: A-AOL-cm-sq-n-11-a


Selfreport on single question:

"How depressed or cheerful have you been during the past month......?"
0 very depressed
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 very cheerful

Item in Dupuy's 'General Wellbeing Schedule'
  
Classification
Focus, A-AOL Affect: Average Overall Level
Time frame, cm last month, last few weeks
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 11
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceAbbey et al. (1983): study US Chicago 1990
TitleHandling the Stress of Looking for a Job in Law School: The Relationships between Intrinsic Motivation, Internal Attributions,Relations with Others and Happiness.
PublicLaw school students, Chicago, USA, 198?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no
  
ReferenceArdelt (2003a): study US 1997
TitleEmperical Assessment of a Three Dimensional Wisdom Scale.
Public55+ aged, USA, North-Central Florida, 1997
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no