Happiness measure, code: A-AOL-g-sq-n-7-a


Selfreport on single question:

Would you say you are usually cheerful or dejected?
7 usually cheerful
6
5
4
3
2
1 usually dejected
  
Classification
Focus, A-AOL Affect: Average Overall Level
Time frame, g generally
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceNaess et al. (1998): study NO Nord-Trøndelag 1984
TitleDiabetes Mellitus, Age and Late Complications. Effects on Psychosocial Well-Being.
Public20+ aged, general public, Nord-Trondelag county, Norway, 1984-1986
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes