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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AB-cm-mq-n-7-e
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:
7

Description

Self report on 6 questions

Please think about the events and rhoughts you had in the past month, and rate how frequently you have experienced each of  the following emotions during that period
A  Joyful
B  Happy
C  Peaceful
D Irritated
E  Negative
F  Helpless

Rated
1  never
2
3
4
5
6
7 always

Computation: (A+B+C)/3 - (D+E+F)/3

Name: Items in Sun & Koo (2011) Concise Subjective Well-Being scale