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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AOL-g-sq-v-3-a
Focus:
Affect: Average Overall Level (A-AOL)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
3

Description

Selfreport on single question:

"How would you describe your general mood....?"
3 happy
2 neutral
1 sad

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Cameron et al. (1971): study US 1969 Handicapped and controls Detroit, USA,197? N = 295