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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-AO-g-mq-v-5-c
Focus:
Mixed: Affect + Overall (M-AO)
Time frame:
generally (g)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Selfreport on 6 questions

A  On the whole, I think that I am a quite happy person
B  I get a lot of fun out of life
C  I am not as happy as other seem to be
D  In general, I feel in low spirits most of the time
E  I often feel downcast and dejected
Rated
1 Strongly disagree
2  disagree
3  not sure
4  agree
5  strongly agree
F  Talking all things together, how happy would you say things are these days?
1  very unhappy
2  not too happy
3  pretty happy
4  very happy