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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AB-c-mq-v-6-a
Focus:
Affect: Affect Balance (Various) (A-AB)
Time frame:
currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
6

Description

Self report on 4 items
1. I felt calm and peaceful today
2. I felt worn out today
3. I felt happy today
4. I felt down-hearted and blue today

Rating
1 = none of the time
2 = a little of the time
3 = some of the time
4 = a good bit of the time
5 = most of the time
6 = all of the time

Scoring:
Reverse code items 2 and 4
Compute average items 1,2,3,4

Items adapted from SF-36