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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AB-cw-mq-v-4-cc
Focus:
Affect: Affect Balance (Various) (A-AB)
Time frame:
last week (cw)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
4

Description

Selfreport on 10 questions:

I wil now read a list of the ways you may have felt during the past week. Using this card, please tell me how much of the time during the past week..?
A  you felt depressed
B  you felt that everything you did was an effort
C  you felt that your sleep was restless
D  you felt happy
E  you felt sad
F  you felt you could not get going
G  you had a lot of energy
H  you felt anxious
I   you felt calm and peaceful
J  you enjoyed life

Rated
1  none or almost none of the time
2  some of the time
3  most of the time
4  all or almost all of the time

Computation: (D+G+I+J)/4 - (A+B+C+E+F+H)/6