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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-BB-u-mq-v-5-a
Focus:
Affect: Balance (Bradburn's index) (A-BB)
Time frame:
time unspecified (u)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Selfreport on 2 questions:

A. How often do you feel that you are really enjoying life?
    5 very often
    4 fairly often
    3 occasionally
    2 rarely
    1 never

B. How often do you feel in low spirits or depressed?
    1 very often
    2 fairly often
    3 occasionally
    4 rarely
    5 never

Summation: Average A - B

Name: Shortened Bradburn Affect Balance Scale