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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 itemsWHOQOL-BREF domains
PhysicalPsychologicalSocial relationshipsEnvironment
(3) Pain0.62   
(10) Energy0.85   
(16) Sleep0.47   
(15) Mobility0.61   
(17) Activity0.89   
(4) Medication0.54   
(18) Work0.83   
(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