Happiness measure, code: A-AB-cq-mq-v-5-a

Selfreport on 3 questions

How often during the last months did you feel..?
A Calm and satisfied
B Full of energy
C Down and depressed

5 very often
4 often
3 sometimes
2 almost never
1 never

Computation: (A+B)/2 - C
Focus, A-AB Affect Affect Balance (various)
Time frame, cq last quarter
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
Used in studies