The Gratitude Questionnaire-Six Item Form (GQ-6)
By Michael E. McCullough‚ Ph.D.‚ Robert A. Emmons‚ Ph.D.‚ Jo-Ann Tsang‚ Ph.D.
Using the scale below as a guide‚ write a number beside each statement to indicate how much
you agree with it.
1 = strongly disagree
2 = disagree
3 = slightly disagree
4 = neutral
5 = slightly agree
6 = agree
7 = strongly agree
____1. I have so much in life to be thankful for.
____2. If I had to list everything that I felt grateful for‚ it would be a very long list.
____3. When I look at the world‚ I don’t see much to be grateful for.*
____4. I am grateful to a wide variety of people.
____5. As I get older I find myself more able to appreciate the people‚ events‚ and situations
that have been part of my life history.
____6. Long amounts of time can go by before I feel grateful to something or someone.*