Happiness measure, code: A-AB-cm-mq-v-5-h

Self report on 12 questions:

How much of the time during the past four weeks have you feltů?
A full of life
B loosing confidence in yourself
C calms and peaceful
D very nervous
E capable about making decisions about things
F downhearted and low
G able to face problems
H constantly under strain
I lot of energy
J so down that nothing could cheer you up
K happy
L could not overcome difficulties

1 none of the time
2 some of the time
3 a good bit of the time
4 most of the time
5 all of the time

Computation: (A+C+E+G+I+K)/6 - (B+D+F+H+J+L)/6
Focus, A-AB Affect Affect Balance (various)
Time frame, cm last month, last few weeks
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
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