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

Selfreport on 8 questions:

How much of the time during the past week did you feel ?
A depressed
B happy
C lonely
D enjoyed life
E sad
F a lot of energy
G anxious
H calm and peaceful

1 none or almost none of the time
2 some of the time
3 most of the time
4 all or almost all of the time

Computation: (B+D+F+H) - (A+C+E+G)
Focus, A-AB Affect Affect Balance (various)
Time frame, cw last week
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 4
Used in studies
ReferenceMutz (2015): study ZZ Various nation sets 2006
TitleChristmas and Subjective Well-Being: a Research Note.
Public15+ aged, general public, 11 EU nations, 2006-2013
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes