Happiness measure, code: A-BW-?-mq-n-7-c

Selfreport on 20 questions:

Lead item not reported

A nervous
B distressed
C afraid
D jittery
E irritable
F upset
G scared
H exited
I ashamed
J guilty
K hostile
L active
M determined
N inspired
O enthusiastic
P alert
Q attentive
R proud
S strong
T interested

1: very slightly
7 extremely

Negative affect score (NAS): A to K
Positive affect score (PAS): L to T
Affect Balance Score (ABS): PAS - NAS

Name: Watson's PANAS version not reported
Focus, A-BW Affect: Balance (Watson et al PANAS)
Time frame, ? time frame not reported
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
Used in studies
ReferenceFerguson et al. (2017): study AU 2015
TitleHope for the Future and Avoidance of the Present: Associations with Well-being in Older Adults.
Public65+ aged, Australia, 2015
Findingsdistributional: yes, correlational: yes