Happiness measure, code: A-BW-g-mq-n-5-a

Selfreport on 10 questions.

This scale consists of a number of words that describe different feelings and emotions. Read each item and mark the appropriate answer in the space next to that word. Indicate how often you generally feel this way.
A upset
B hostile
C alert
D ashamed
E inspired
F nervous
G determined
H attentive
I afraid
J active

Answer options:
1 never
5 always

Computation: (C=E+G+H+J)/5 - (A+B+D+F+I)/5

Name: Watson et al's PANAS, International short form I-PANAS-SF
Focus, A-BW Affect: Balance (Watson et al PANAS)
Time frame, g generally
Mode, mq multiple questions
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 5
Used in studies
ReferenceRash et al. (2011): study CA 2011
TitleGratitude and Well-Being: Who Benefits the Most from a Gratitude Intervention?
PublicParticipants in a 4-week psychological training, Canada, 2011
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: no