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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AB-cm-mq-n-5-d
Focus:
Affect: Affect Balance (Various) (A-AB)
Time frame:
last month, last few weeks (cm)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Selfreport on 12 questions

During the past 30 days, how much of the time did you feel..
A  cheerful
B  in good spirits
C  extremely happy
D  calm and peaceful
E  satisfied
F  full of life
G  so sad that nothing could cheer you up
H  nervous
I   restless or fidgety
J  hopeless
K  that everything was an effort
L  worthless

Rated:
5  all the time
4
3
2
1  none of the time

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