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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-AO---mq-v-4-a
Focus:
Mixed: Affect + Overall (M-AO)
Time frame:
various time frames (*)
Mode:
multiple questions (mq)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
4

Description

Selfreport on 4 questions

A  How often do you feel particularly excited or interested in something?
B  How often do you feel that things are going the way you want them to go?
C  How often do you feel pleased with what you are doing these days?
1  never
2  only once in a while
3  some of the time
4  a lot of the time

D  Thinking about your life as a whole, how happy would you say you are these days?
1  very unhappy
2  pretty unhappy
3  pretty happy
4  very happy