Happiness measure, code: A-AB-g-mq-n-7-a

Selfreport on 12 questions:

how much one GENERALLY feels ... (full text not reported)
A Happy
B Joy
C Sociable
D Excited
E Proud
F Calm
G Sad
H Guilty
I Worried
J Anxious
K Irritated
L Bored

Rated: 1 never to 7 always

Computation: (A+B+C+D+E+F)/6 - (G+H+I+J+K+L)/6
Focus, A-AB Affect Affect Balance (various)
Time frame, g generally
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
Used in studies
ReferenceScollon et al. (2009): study US Texas 2009
TitleThe Role of Ideal Affect in the Experience and Memory of Emotions.
PublicStudents, Texas, USA, 2009
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes