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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AB-cm-mq-v-5-m
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

Selfreport on 16 questions:

..how often experienced in the past four weeks (full lead question not reported)
A  positive
B  good
C  pleasant
D  contented
E  interested
F  happy
G  loving
H joyful
I   negative
J  bad
K  stresseds
L  unpleasant
M sad
N  angry
O  afraid
Q  depressed

Rated:
1  very rarely or never
2  rarely
3  sometimes
4  often
5  very often or always

Computation: (A-H) - (I-Q)

Name: Emotional Wellbeing  (Diener & Biswas-Diener 2008)