Happiness measure, code: A-BS-c-mq-v-5-a


Selfreport on six questions:

The following questions are about feelings you may have had or not recently.
Please indicate when you experienced these feelings for the last time.

A Carefree moments
B Feelings of independence and freedom
C Moments I enjoyed life
D The feeling I missed happiness in my life
E The feeling I must always give in to reach something
F Feelings of uselessness and monotony

Response options:
5 the last two weeks
4 the last months
3 during the last half year
2 earlier
1 never

Range: 0 - 24
  
Classification
Focus, A-BS Affect: Balance (Schultz's index)
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceSchulz et al. (1997): study AT 1992
TitleThema Kunst: Zur sozialen und ökonomischen Lage der bildenden Künstler und Künstlerinnen in Österreich. (Socio-Economic Situation of Artists in Austria).
PublicArtists, Austria, 199?
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes