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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-AOL-g-sq-v-4-c
Focus:
Affect: Average Overall Level (A-AOL)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
1 question (sq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
4

Description

Selfreport on single question:

" Are you most of the time in ....?"
4 very good spirits    
3 good spirits
2 low spirits           
1 very low spirits

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Matlin (1966): study PR 1963 20+ aged, general public, Puerto Rico, 1963-1964 N = 1417