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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AB-yd-mq-n-11-d
Focus:
Affect: Affect Balance (Various) (A-AB)
Time frame:
yesterday (yd)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
11

Description

Selfreport on yesterday's activities using a diary format.

Eight affects were rated for each episode:
A  Relaxed
B  Happy
C  Comfortable/at ease
D  Enjoying myself
E  Lethargic/dull
F  Insecure/anxious
G  Stressed
H  Frustrated/annoyed

Rating: 0 'not at all' to 10 'very much'

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