Happiness measure, code: A-BB-cw-mq-v-4-h

Selfreport on 16 questions:

How often you fet the following during the past week?
A On top of the world
B Very lonely or remote from people
C Angry at something that usualy wouldn't bother you
D Happy
E That you couldn't do something because you could not get going
F Particular proud or interested in something
G Depressed or very inhappy
H Optimistic
I Pleased about having accomplished someting
J Bored
K Proud because someone had complimented you about what you had done
L Cheerful
M So restless that you couldn't sit long in a chair
N Content
O That you had more things to do than you could get done
P Vaguely uneasy about something without knowing why

0 none
1 once
2 several
3 often

Computation: (A+D+F+H+I+K+L+N) - (B+C+E+G+J+M+O+P)

Name: Modified Bradburn Affect Balance Scale
Focus, A-BB Affect: Balance (Bradburn's 8 item index
Time frame, cw last week
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
Used in studies