Happiness measure, code: A-ARE-m-sqr-n-11-a


Selfreport on single question, repeated 3 times a day during 10 days

How happy do you feel AT THIS MOMENT? Select the number which best describes your happiness. -5 is very unhappy, 0 is neutral, and 5 is very happy
- 5 very unhappy
-4
-3
-2
-1
0
1
2
3
4
5 very happy

Computation: recoded 0 to 10, where -5 is 0 and +5 is 10
  
Classification
Focus, A-ARE Affect: Average Repeated Overall Estimat
Time frame, m momentary (now)
Mode, sqr 1 question, repeated
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 11
  
Used in studies
  
ReferencePappot & Phaff (2004): study NL 2004
TitleGeluk onder Gedetineerden. (Happiness in Jail).
PublicPrisoners and controls, The Netherlands, 2004
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes