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

Selfreport on 5 questions

Thinking back on the the last 4 weeks, how often did you feel
A very nervous
B so down that nothing could cheer you up
C calm and tranquil
D blue and somber
E happy

5: all of the time
4 often
3 sometimes
2 seldom
1 never

Computation: (C+D)/2 - (A+B+D)/3
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
Used in studies