Happiness measure, code: A-CP-g-rdp-ro-7-a


Peer rating on single question (based on contact during 6 months):

Rater instruction: "personal qualities are named and briefly annotated in this schedule. If you have any doubt as to the meaning of any of them, please ask me (investigator)
2. In the columns under each subject's name, place one of the marks for each of the qualities specified (+3, +2, +1, 0, -1, -2, -3) To avoid errors, please put the + sign as well as the -

'General tendency to be 'cheerful' (as opposed to being depressed and low spirited)
+3 very high compared to average
+2 distinctly above average
+1 slightly above average
0 average
-1 slightly below average
-2 distinctly below average
-3 lowest as compared to average
  
Classification
Focus, A-CP Affect: Cheerful Person
Time frame, g generally
Mode, rdp rating by peers
Scale type, ro rank-order of subjects Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceWebb (1915): study GB 1912
TitleCharacter and Intelligence. An Attempt at an Exact Study of Character.
PublicMale college students, England, 1912
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes