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Table 2 Test-retest coefficients (Pearson's correlation coefficient r) for the AMS scale across countries: total score and scores for the psychological, somatic, and sexual sub-scale. Community samples.

From: The Aging Males' Symptoms (AMS) scale: review of its methodological characteristics

  EUROPE ASIA
  Overall Germany UK France Spain Portugal Sweden Italy Overall Korea Thailand
N 316 102 96 21 33 20 24 20 45 25 20
Total score 0.86 0.86 0.91 0.85 0.80 0.74 0.88 0.79 0.91 0.90 0.87
Psychological score 0.77 0.81 0.81 0.82 0.50 0.67 0.69 0.54 0.87 0.85 0.78
Somatic score 0.83 0.85 0.91 0.71 0.89 0.45 0.94 0.76 0.87 0.87 0.81
Sexual score 0.82 0.80 0.81 0.88 0.74 0.67 0.84 0.98 0.80 0.77 0.68
  1. * France, Spain,, Portugal, Italy, Sweden (about n = 20 each)