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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-BD1-m-mqr-v-7-c
Focus:
Affect: Balance (Diener's 8 item index) (A-BD1)
Time frame:
momentary (now) (m)
Mode:
multiple questions, repeated (mqr)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
7

Description

Selfreport of mood of the moment on 8 questions;

How did you feel right before the alarm sounded?
A  Affectionate
B  Happy
C  Joyful
D  Proud
E  Guilty
F  Irritated
G  Sad
H   Worried

0  not at all
1  very slightly
2  slightly
3  moderately
4  strongly
5  very strongly
6  with maximal intensity

Summation: mean A+B+C+D minus mean E+ F+ G+H