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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-BW-?-mq-n-7-b
Focus:
Affect: Balance (Watson et al PANAS) (A-BW)
Time frame:
time frame not reported (?)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
7

Description

Selfreport on 14 questions:

Lead item not reported
A  angry
B  fearful/anxious
C  frustrated
D  depressed
E  annoyed
F  sad
G  gloomy
H  happy
I   joyful
J  pleased
K  having joyment/fun
L  glad
M  delighted
N  contented

Rated:
1: not at all
2
3
4
5  
6
7 extremely much

Negative affect score (NAS): A to G
Positive affect score (PAS): H to N
Affect Balance Score (ABS): PAS - NAS

Name: Watson's PANAS 14 item version time frame not reported