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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

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

Description

Self report on 12 questions

..  on frequency and intensity of affective experiences in the last month (full lead question not reported)
A  glad
B  active
C  joyful
D  awake
E  peppy
F  pleased
G  sad
H  passive
I  depressed
J  sleepy
K  dull
L  displeased

Rated for frequency
0  never
1  rarely
2  sometimes
3  often
4  very often
Rated for internsity
1  slightly
2  moderately
3  very

Computation: 1) frequency x intensity for each emotion, 2) (A+B+C+D+E+F) - (G+H+I+J+K+L)/6