Findings on happiness in ~Moodscope (2010): study US 2010

Publication
Author(s)~Moodscope,
TitleMoodscope: Mood Management through Self-Tracking and Peer Support
Sourcewww.moodscope.com
URLhttps://www.moodscope.com/files/Moodscope_Research.pdf
Investigation
PublicUsers of a mood-tracking website,followed 3 months or more, USA, 2010
Survey nameNot available
 'Mood scope' online moodtracking system
SampleNon-probability self-selected
 Only visitors who used the website at least 90 days
Respondents N =5952
 Only 23% of the fist time users, who entered together 92840 daily scores 215 used the site at least 5 times a week 230 used the website 3 to 4 times a week 367 used the website twice a week or less
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: web
 Repeated reports of daily mood, frequency as wished by the user
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on 19 questions repeated 13 days To what extent did you feel today,, A calm B cheerful C pleasant D energetic E enthusiastic F exited G sad H dejected I depressed J nervous K anxious L tense O angry P irritable Q hostile Rated 1 not at all 2 3 4 5 extremely Computation: (A to F) - (G toQ)
ClassificationA-AB-md-mqr-v-5-b
Author's labelmood score
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Frequent use of mood-trackerH04ab02Actual changes in happiness
Frequent use of mood-trackerF06ac02Contact on social media, also classified as above ↑
Frequent use of mood-trackerH16ag02bFrequency of use, also classified as above ↑
Frequent use of mood-trackerH16ae03aIndividual counselling, also classified as above ↑
Frequent use of mood-trackerH16ad03hbMood awareness training, also classified as above ↑
Frequent use of mood-trackerH16ae06aMood monitoring, also classified as above ↑
Frequent use of mood-trackerH16af01no particular setting, recruitment on interest, also classified as above ↑
Frequent use of mood-trackerH16ag02caOwn choice, also classified as above ↑
Frequent use of mood-trackerH16ae06Self-help, also classified as above ↑