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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-AO-m-mqr-n-9-a
Focus:
Mixed: Affect + Overall (M-AO)
Time frame:
momentary (now) (m)
Mode:
multiple questions, repeated (mqr)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
9

Description

Selfreport on 3 questions, send as text message, several times a day during 13 days (experience sampling)
 
 RIGHT NOW
 A How happy do you feel?
 B Are you enyoing what you do?
 C How positive do you feel about your life?
 
 1  not al all
 2
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 9 extremely
 
 Computation (A+B+C)/3

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Conner & Reid (2012): study NZ 2010 Psychology students participating in mood tracking experiment, New Zealand, 2010 N = 162