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


Selfreport on single question:

How good did you feel, taking things together, during the past week?
1 very bad
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5
6
7 very good
  
Classification
Focus, A-AOL Affect: Average Overall Level
Time frame, cw last week
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceDeHaes et al. (1992): study NL 1987
TitleThe Distinction between Affect and Cognition in the Quality of Life of Cancer Patients - Sensitivity and Stability.
PublicBreast-cancer patients, The Netherlands, 198?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes
  
ReferenceDeRuiter et al. (1993): study NL 1990
TitleCancer Patients and their Network: the Meaning of the Social Network and Social Interactions for Quality of Life.
PublicCancer patients and ex-patients. The Netherlands,199?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes