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Table 3 Comparison of item content and item impact of the ECOHIS and the 8-item FIS, showing items ranked by impact (Wellington sample only)

From: Comparison of the ECOHIS and short-form P-CPQ and FIS scales

Item Domaina ECOHIS-family FIS-8 Prevalenceb Meanc Impactd
Felt guilty PE Included Included 53.8 2.7 145
Been upset PE Included Included 44.6 2.5 112
Had sleep disrupted PF   Included 41.0 2.5 103
Required more attention from you or others in the family PF   Included 29.2 2.5 73
Taken time off work PF Included Included 25.6 2.4 61
Had less time for yourself or the family PF   Included 22.1 2.5 55
Blamed you or another person in the family FC   Included 17.9 2.3 41
Argued with you or others in the family FC   Included 15.9 2.5 40
Caused financial difficulties for your family Included   5.1 2.2 11
  1. aPE = Parental Emotions; PF = Parental/Family activity; FC = Family Conflict.
  2. bPercentage reporting it ‘Sometimes’, ‘Often’, or ‘Every day or almost every day’.
  3. cMean item score among those reporting it ‘Sometimes’, ‘Often’, or ‘Every day or almost every day’.
  4. dThe product of the prevalence and the mean score.