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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AB-g-mq-v-5-d
Focus:
Affect: Affect Balance (Various) (A-AB)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Self report on 6 questions

Please indicate your agreement or disagreement with each of the following statements using the scale below
A I feel positive most of the time
B I feel happy most of the time
C I feel good most of the time
D I feel negative most of the time (R)
E I experience unhappy feelings most of the time (R)
F I feel bad most of the time ®

Rated
1  Strongly disagree
2  Disagree
3  Neither disagree nor agree
4  Agree
5  Strongly agree

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

Items in SWB subscale of  Comprehensive Inventory of Thriving (CIT) by Su, Tay and Diener 2014)