Happiness measure, code: M-AO---mq-*-21-a


Selfreport on 13 questions:

A In general, are you satisfied with your life?
10 very high satisfaction
:
0 very low satisfaction
B During the past 30 days, how much of the time did you feel ..?
a So sad nothing could cheer you up
b Nervous
c Restless or fidgety
d Hopeless
e That everything was an effortf
f Worthless
g Cheerful
h In good spirits
i Extremely happy
j Calm and peaceful
k Satisfied
l Full of life

Computation: A + (G+H+I+J+K+L)/6 - ( A+B+C+D+E+F)/6

Name: Mroczek & Kolarz (1998) Affect Balance Scale (MIDI-affect)
  
Classification
Focus, M-AO Mixed: Affect + Overall
Time frame, - various time frames
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, * Different rating scales combined Range = 21
  
Used in studies