- Affect: Balance (Bradburn's index) (A-BB)
- Time frame:
- last month, last few weeks (cm)
- multiple questions (mq)
- Scale Type:
- verbal scale (v)
- Scale Range:
DescriptionSelf report on 18 questions.
During the last month, have you ever felt
A. Pleased because you’ve got good friends?
B. That you were really enjoying yourself?
C.That things were going your way?
E.On top of the world?
F.Conﬁdent about the future?
G.Particularly excited or interested in something?
H.Pleased about having accomplished something?
I. Full of energy?
J.Annoyed with someone?
K.Very lonely or remote from other people?
M.Afraid of what might happen?
N.Depressed or very unhappy?
R.So restless that you couldn’t sit long in a chair?
1 = seldom or never
4 = almost always
Affect Balance = (sum A to I) minus (sum J to R)
Possible scale range: -27 to +27