Happiness measure, code: M-AO-?-mq-vt-0-b


Selfreport on 23 questions:

A Using the 1-7 scale below, indicate your agreement right now with each of the items by placing the appropriate number on the line preceding that item. Please be open and honest in your responding.
a In most ways my life is close to ideal
b The conditions of my life are excellent
c I am satisfied with my life
d So far, I have gotten the important things I want in life
e If I could live my life over again, I would change nothing
Answers rated:
7 strongly agree
6 agree
5 slightly agree
4 neither agree nor disagree
3 slightly disagree
2 disagree
1 strongly disagree
Name: Diener's Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS).

B Indicate to what extend you feel this way ...
a nervous
b distressed
c afraid
d jittery
e irritable
f upset
g scared
h exiled
i ashamed
j guilty
k hostile
l active
m determined
n inspired
o attentive
p proud
q strong
r interested
Answer options:
1 very slightly or not at all
2 a little
3 moderately
4 quite a bit
5 extremely
Affect Balance Score (ABS): (a-k) - (l-r) Name: Watson's PANAS. Time frame not reported
Items "enthusiastic" and "alert" removed from original 20 item scale

Computation: Standardized SWLS +PA - NA
  
Classification
Focus, M-AO Mixed: Affect + Overall
Time frame, ? time frame not reported
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, vt verbal scales transformed to same range Range = 0
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceMunzel et al. (2018): study US 2014
TitleThe Social Side of Sustainability: Well-being as a Driver and an Outcome of Social Relationships and Interactions on Social Networking Sites
PublicFacebook users, USA, 2014
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: no