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Table 3 Psychometric properties of the French-language version of the WHOQOL-SRPB

From: French-language version of the World Health Organization quality of life spirituality, religiousness and personal beliefs instrument

Abbreviated item content Correlation with social desirability Test-retest reliability coefficient Cronbach’s alpha or alpha if item deleteda Rather sure + not sure of their answer (%) “Not at all” (%) “An extreme amount” (%) Mean (SD)
Hope & Optimism        
1. Hopeful 0.23*** 0.59*** 0.72 39.0 5.2 8.6 3.25 (0.94)
2. Hopeful about life 0.25*** 0.73*** 0.72 35.1 3.9 8.9 3.29 (0.94)
3. Optimistic, quality of life 0.15*** 0.48*** 0.80 24.4 4.6 24.1 3.67 (1.05)
4. Optimistic in uncertainty 0.28*** 0.63*** 0.77 32.9 11.4 3.4 2.80 (0.91)
Meaning of life        
5. Finds meaning in life 0.22*** 0.72*** 0.69 27.7 10.7 20.0 3.39 (1.22)
6. Taking care of others 0.21*** 0.58*** 0.82 20.6 3.7 25.5 3.75 (0.94)
7. Life has a purpose 0.19*** 0.76*** 0.66 29.0 15.3 20.3 3.16 (1.29)
8. Here for a reason 0.12** 0.74*** 0.77 29.9 28.3 21.7 2.95 (1.46)
Awe        
9. Experiences awe 0.18*** 0.61*** 0.70 11.9 0.7 50.4 4.23 (0.81)
10. Touched by beauty 0.08 ns 0.69*** 0.68 22.6 8.2 30.8 3.70 (1.14)
11. Feelings of inspiration 0.06 ns 0.60*** 0.66 24.9 2.5 21.9 3.59 (0.89)
12. Grateful for things 0.17 *** 0.73*** 0.69 24.0 10.2 23.9 3.54 (1.23)
Inner Peace        
13. Peaceful with yourself 0.27*** 0.78*** 0.85 31.9 9.4 11.1 3.19 (1.07)
14. Has inner peace 0.25*** 0.73*** 0.83 31.4 14.4 8.6 2.98 (1.11)
15. Feels peaceful 0.29*** 0.66*** 0.87 33.7 9.2 6.0 2.94 (0.94)
16. Sense of harmony 0.23*** 0.73*** 0.87 34.4 11.6 8.0 3.07 (0.96)
Wholeness        
17. Connection mind body 0.21*** 0.76*** 0.81 30.9 20.7 16.8 3.10 (1.27)
18. Balance mind body soul 0.22*** 0.66*** 0.73 33.4 20.0 7.1 2.77 (1.18)
19. Way you live consistent 0.28*** 0.61*** 0.75 29.7 14.8 8.9 3.07 (1.10)
20. Creates coherence 0.19*** 0.54*** 0.77 27.4 5.9 18.4 3.36 (1.07)
Spiritual Strength        
21. Feels spiritual strength 0.19*** 0.75*** 0.94 31.9 19.6 12.8 2.96 (1.30)
22. Strength difficult times 0.18*** 0.81*** 0.92 28.7 18.4 10.3 2.88 (1.24)
23. Helps to live better 0.11*** 0.86*** 0.91 27.6 19.4 12.7 2.98 (1.34)
24. Feels happy in life 0.14*** 0.76*** 0.92 27.9 22.1 10.5 2.86 (1.32)
Connectedness        
25. Gets through hard times 0.12** 0.82*** 0.93 22.3 32.8 16.0 2.71 (1.49)
26. Tolerates stress 0.14*** 0.80*** 0.93 26.3 43.5 6.2 2.33 (1.30)
27. Understands others 0.16*** 0.83*** 0.93 25.2 42.1 9.8 2.48 (1.42)
28. Comforts, reassures 0.12** 0.87*** 0.92 24.4 36.9 12.5 2.56 (1.47)
Faith        
29. Contributes well-being 0.15*** 0.92*** 0.97 23.0 38.9 10.7 2.51 (1.46)
30. Gives you comfort 0.18*** 0.91*** 0.97 22.6 39.9 7.7 2.37 (1.40)
31. Gives you strength 0.17*** 0.89*** 0.97 20.3 39.8 9.8 2.42 (1.43)
32. Helps you enjoy life 0.17*** 0.88*** 0.98 20.0 39.8 12.1 2.49 (1.48)
      Skew Kurtosis  
Hope & Optimism 0.29*** 0.75** 0.80 -- -0.54 0.24 3.33 (0.78)
Meaning of Life 0.21*** 0.79*** 0.79 -- -0.24 -0.79 3.33 (1.04)
Awe 0.15*** 0.69*** 0.74 -- -0.56 0 3.84 (0.81)
Inner Peace 0.30*** 0.81*** 0.89 -- -0.20 -0.56 3.02 (0.95)
Wholeness 0.27*** 0.76*** 0.81 -- -0.15 -0.70 3.07 (0.97)
Spiritual Strength 0.15*** 0.84*** 0.94 -- -0.22 -1.11 2.94 (1.22)
Connectedness 0.15*** 0.88*** 0.95 -- 0.29 -1.37 2.51 (1.35)
Faith 0.17*** 0.92*** 0.98 -- 0.41 -1.29 2.43 (1.39)
Total score, 32 items 0.22*** 0.90*** 0.96 -- 0.09 -0.78 3.05 (0.83)
  1. a. Cronbach’s alpha for scales. For each item, alpha of the corresponding subscale if this item was deleted.
  2. * p ≤ 0.05; ** p ≤ 0.01; *** p ≤ 0.001.