Happiness measure, code: A-ARE-mi-sqr-n-7-a


Selfreport on single question repeated several times a day.

" .. mood .."
Full lead question not reported
7 happy
6
5
4
3
2
1 sad
  
Classification
Focus, A-ARE Affect: Average Repeated Overall Estimat
Time frame, mi last instant
Mode, sqr 1 question, repeated
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBarge-Schaapveld et al. (1997): study NL 1992
TitleAssessing Daily Quality of Life with the Experience Sampling Method.
PublicPatients, Maastricht, The Netherlands, 199?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceCsikszentmihalyi & Hunter (2003): study US 1998
TitleHappiness in Everyday Life: the Uses of Experience Sampling.
PublicTeenagers, USA, 199?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceLarson (1989): study US 1984
TitleIs Feeling "In Control" Related to Happiness in Daily Life?
PublicLower-middle class employees, Chicago-area, USA, 198?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceLarson (1989): study US 1984 /1
TitleIs Feeling "In Control" Related to Happiness in Daily Life?
PublicRetired inhabitants of middle-sized Ontario metropolitan, USA, 198?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceLarson (1989): study US 1984 /2
TitleIs Feeling "In Control" Related to Happiness in Daily Life?
PublicAdolescents suburban Chicago high school, USA, followed 2 years, 198?-8?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes