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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AB-mh-mqr-v-5-a
Focus:
Affect: Affect Balance (Various) (A-AB)
Time frame:
last hour (mh)
Mode:
multiple questions, repeated (mqr)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Selfreport on 20 questions about affect in the past hour filled out at random moments during one week

Lead item not reported
A  content
B  exuberant
C  excited
D  agreable
E  happy
F  meaningful
G  joyful
H  comfortable
I   relaxed
J  peaceful
K  sad
L  helpless
M frightened
N  disappointed
O  bitter
P  tense
Q  insecure
R  exhausted
S  annoyed
T  depressed

Rated:
1  none or little
2
3
4
5  a lot

Computation: (A+B+C+D+E+F+G+H+I+J)/10 - (K+L+M+N+O+P+Q+R+S+T)/10

Name: Chinese Affect Scale