Happiness measure, code: A-AOL-c-sq-v-5-a

Selfreport on single question:

"How is your mood these days....?"
1 not good almost all the time
2 not good most of the time
3 sometimes good, sometimes not good
4 good most of the time
5 good almost all the time (or all the time)
Focus, A-AOL Affect: Average Overall Level
Time frame, c currently (today, these days, presently)
Mode, sq 1 question
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
Used in studies
ReferenceAbbey et al. (1983): study US Chicago 1990
TitleHandling the Stress of Looking for a Job in Law School: The Relationships between Intrinsic Motivation, Internal Attributions,Relations with Others and Happiness.
PublicLaw school students, Chicago, USA, 198?
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: no