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Table 5 Study 1 Item-Total Statistics

From: The validation of a new measure quantifying the social quality of life of ethnically diverse older women: two cross-sectional studies

Item # Alpha if
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Wording of item
23 = .925 I do not feel valued by my family as a source of wisdom.
02 = .925 I am socially active with friends & in my community.
04 = .923 I have gained more respect from others over the years.
43 = .923 I feel that I have a lot to contribute to my community.
34 = .922 Family traditions are highly respected in my family.
14 = .922 People in the community respect me for who I am regardless of my age.
31 = .921 I have the power & respect I deserve in my community as an older person with experience & knowledge.
42 = .921 I feel that I have a lot to contribute to my family.
33 = .921 I am satisfied with my life in my old age.
22 = .920 My family looks to me in time of need for advice.
40 = .920 I am spending a lot of time enjoying myself with my grandchildren & children.
50 = .919 I feel very loved by my whole family.
11 = .919 My children fully understand my financial needs.
21 = .919 My children & grandchildren care about me & how I feel.
13 = .918 My family respects me for who I am regardless of my age.
10 = .918 My children fully understand my emotional needs.
47 = .918 My children have given me the same respect & care I gave to my own parents.
18 = .918 My morals, values & priories are highly respected in my family.
08 = .918 My children fully understand my physical needs.
17 = .917 My opinions are highly respected in my family.
30 = .917 I have the power & respect I deserve in my family.
09 = .917 My children fully understand my social needs.