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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-AO---mq-*-8-a
Focus:
Mixed: Affect + Overall (M-AO)
Time frame:
various time frames (*)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
Different rating scales combined (*)
Scale Range:
8

Description

Selfreport on 7 questions

A  In general, how satisfied are you with your life?
     10  very high satisfaction
     :
     0  very low satisfaction
B  During the past 30 days, how much of the time did you feel ..?
  a  cheerful
  b  in good spirits
  c   happy
  d  calm and peaceful
  e  satisfied
  f   full of life

Computation: (A + (Ba+Bb+Bc+Bd+Be+Bf)/5)/2