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Table 1 Responses distribution on five categories

From: A Mokken scale analysis of the Kessler-6 screening measure among Chinese older population: findings from a national survey

Item 0 1 2 3 4
1.Depressed 3521 (54.59%) 2052 (31.81%) 275 (4.26%) 431 (6.68%) 171 (2.65%)
2.Nervous 4099 (63.55%) 1782 (27.63%) 193 (2.99%) 296 (4.59%) 80 (1.24%)
3.Restless or fidgety 4007 (62.12%) 1741 (26.99%) 260 (4.03%) 328 (5.09%) 114 (1.77%)
4.Hopeless 4650 (72.09%) 1207 (18.71%) 202 (3.13%) 292 (4.53%) 99 (1.53%)
5.Everything was an effort 3813 (59.12%) 1599 (24.79%) 278 (4.31%) 545 (8.45%) 215 (3.33%)
6.Worthless 4790 (74.26%) 1142 (17.71%) 164 (2.54%) 251 (3.89%) 103 (1.60%)
  1. Note. N = 6450. 0 = None of the time, 1 = A little of the time, 2 = Some of the time, 3 = Most of the time, 4 = All of the time