Likert Scale


The following choices may help you when you design an attitude instrument. The bold face sets are the most popular.


AGREEMENT
 

  • Strongly Agree 
  • Agree 
  • Undecided 
  • Disagree 
  • Strongly Disagree
  • Agree Strongly 
  • Agree Moderately 
  • Agree Slightly 
  • Disagree Slightly 
  • Disagree Moderately 
  • Disagree Strongly
  • Agree 
  • Disagree
  • Agree 
  • Undecided 
  • Disagree
  • Agree Very Strongly 
  • Agree Strongly 
  • Agree 
  • Disagree 
  • Disagree Strongly 
  • Disagree Very Strongly
  • Yes 
  • No
  • Completely Agree 
  • Mostly Agree 
  • Slightly Agree 
  • Slightly Disagree 
  • Mostly Disagree
  • Completely Disagree
  • Disagree Strongly 
  • Disagree 
  • Tend to Disagree 
  • Tend to Agree 
  • Agree 
  • Agree Strongly

FREQUENCY
 

  • Very Frequently
  • Frequently
  • Occasionally
  • Rarely 
  • Very Rarely
  • Never
  • Always 
  • Very Frequently
  • Occasionally 
  • Rarely 
  • Very Rarely 
  • Never
  • Always 
  • Usually 
  • About Half the Time 
  • Seldom 
  • Never
  • Almost Always 
  • To a Considerable Degree 
  • Occasionally
  • Seldom
  • A Great Deal 
  • Much 
  • Somewhat 
  • Little 
  • Never
  • Often 
  • Sometimes 
  • Seldom 
  • Never
  • Always 
  • Very Often 
  • Sometimes 
  • Rarely 
  • Never
 

IMPORTANCE
 

  • Very Important 
  • Important 
  • Moderately Important 
  • Of Little Importance 
  • Unimportant
  • Very Important 
  • Moderately Important 
  • Unimportant
  • Very Important
  • Important
  • Neither Important or Unimportant
  • Unimportant
  • Very Unimportant

QUALITY
 

  • Very Good 
  • Good 
  • Barely Acceptable 
  • Poor 
  • Very Poor
  • Extremely Poor 
  • Below Average 
  • Average 
  • Above Average 
  • Excellent
  • Good 
  • Fair 
  • Poor

LIKELIHOOD
 

  • Like Me 
  • Unlike Me
  • To a Great Extent 
  • Somewhat 
  • Very Little 
  • Not at All
  • True 
  • False
  • Definitely 
  • Very Probably 
  • Probably 
  • Possibly 
  • Probably Not 
  • Very Probably Not
  • Almost Always True 
  • Usually True 
  • Often True 
  • Occasionally True 
  • Sometimes But Infrequently True 
  • Usually Not True 
  • Almost Never True
  • True of Myself 
  • Mostly True of Myself 
  • About Halfway True of Myself 
  • Slightly True Of Myself 
  • Not at All True of Myself

Sample Front Page from an Instrument Using a Likert Scale...


Del Siegle, Ph.D.
Neag School of Education - University of Connecticut
del.siegle@uconn.edu

www.delsiegle.com

11/24/2010