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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
M-FH-md-cd-n-10-a
Focus:
Mixed: Feel Happy (M-FH)
Time frame:
last day (md)
Mode:
content analysis of ego-documents (cd)
Scale Type:
numeric scale (n)
Scale Range:
10

Description

Selfreport in diary:
 
 Ss kept a structured diary for 10 days. These diaries were scored for happiness by two blind raters.
 
 Scoring options:
 1
 2
 3
 4
 5
 6
 7
 8
 9
 10
 Scale labels not reported
 
 Summation: ?

List of Studies Using this Measure

Study Population N Statistics Newman & Langer (1981): study US 1976 /1 Recently divorced women, followed six months, New York City, USA, 198? N = 66