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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-ASA-g-mq-v-5-a
Focus:
Affect: Average of Specific Affects (A-ASA)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Selfreport on 8 questions

Here is a list of words that characterize different moods. Please mark for each word the answer that represents best the actual intensity of your typical mood

A: satisfied
B: bad
C: good
E: uncomfortable
F: well
G: unhappy
I:   dissatisfied
J: happy

Rated:
1  not at all
2  
3  
4  
5  very much

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

Name: Pleasant-Unpleasant subscale of the Multidimensional Mood Questionnaire MMQ (Steyuer et al 1997)