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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AB-m-mq-v-5-a
Focus:
Affect: Affect Balance (Various) (A-AB)
Time frame:
momentary (now) (m)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Self report on 30 items (items not reported)
15 items positive affect
15 items negative affect
Participants rated the extent to which they felt each of the 30 emotions right now (at the present moment), using a five-point Likert scale (total score: 15-75 for each of subscales). Affect balance (PA/NA) was computed by dividing the total PA by the total NA