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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-AC-c-mq-*-15-a
Focus:
Mixed: Affect + Contentment (M-AC)
Time frame:
currently (today, these days, presently) (c)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
Different rating scales combined (*)
Scale Range:
15

Description

Selfreport on two questions:

A   During the last 30 days how much of the time did you feel..
   Aa  cheerful
   Ab  in good spirits
   Ac  extremely happy
   Ad  calm and peaceful
   Ae  satisfied
   Af  full of life
   Rated
   5  al;l of the time
   4  most of the time
   3 some of the time
   2 a little
   1 none of the time
B Rate your life overall these days on a scale from
   0   worst possible life
   :
   10 best possible life

Computation: not reported
assumed (Aa+Ab+Ac+Ad+Ae+Af)/7 + B