Happiness measure, code: A-AB-cm-mq-v-6-g

Selfreport on 7 questions:

How much of the time during the past 4 weeks
A Have you been a nervous person
B Have you felt so down in the dumps that nothing could cheer you up?
C Have you felt calm and peaceful?
D Have you felt down?
E Did you feel worn out?
F Have you been a happy person?
G Did you feel tired?
Reponse options:
6 all of the time
5 most of the time
4 a good bit of the time
3 some of the time
2 a little of the time
1 none of the time

Computation (C+F)/2 - (A+B+D+E+G)/5:
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 = 6
Used in studies
ReferenceNikolaev (2018): study AU 2001
TitleDoes Higher Education Increase Hedonic and Eudaimonic Happiness?
PublicWorking aged (22-65), Australia, followed 12 years, 2001-2013
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes