Happiness measure, code: A-AB-cw-mq-v-5-ab


Selfreport on 8 questions:

..how frequent one experienced moods in the past week..
A happy
B joyful
C contented
D cheerful
E satisfied
F dissatisfied
G sorry
H sad
I depressed

Rated 1: scarcely 5: very frequently

Summation: (A+B+C+D+ E+ F) - (G+H+I+J+K+L)

Name: adapted from UWIST mood adjective checklist (Mathews et. al. 1990)
  
Classification
Focus, A-AB Affect Affect Balance (various)
Time frame, cw last week
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 5
  
Used in studies