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Table 5 Factor loadings in confirmatory factor analysis for WHOQOL-BREF

From: Psychometric properties of the WHOQOL-BREF among next of kin to older persons in nursing homes

WHOQOL-BREF items WHOQOL-BREF domains
Physical Psychological Social relationships Environment
(3) Pain 0.62    
(10) Energy 0.85    
(16) Sleep 0.47    
(15) Mobility 0.61    
(17) Activity 0.89    
(4) Medication 0.54    
(18) Work 0.83    
(5) Positive feelings   0.70   
(7) Think   0.61   
(19) Esteem   0.70   
(11) Body esteem   0.55   
(25) Negative feelings   0.59   
(6) Spirituality   0.71   
(20) Relationships    0.81  
(21) Support    0.77  
(8) Safety     0.73
(22) Home     0.53
(12) Finances     0.47
(23) Services     0.45
(13) Information     0.51
(14) Leisure     0.75
(9) Environment     0.61
(24) Transport     0.34