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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AB-cw-mq-v-6-f
Focus:
Affect: Affect Balance (Various) (A-AB)
Time frame:
last week (cw)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
6

Description

Selfreport on 5 questions:

How much of the time during the past week you were
A  Happy?
B  Enjoyed life?
C  Felt lonely?
D  Felt depressed?
E  Felt sad

6  
5  
4  
3  
2  
1  
Labels of response options not reporteds
Computation: (A+B)2 - (C+D+E)3