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Table 1 Mean values and reliability parameters

From: Validation of the brief multidimensional life satisfaction scale in patients with chronic diseases

BMLSS Items Mean ± SD
(Score 0-6)
Difficulty Index
( = 0.69)
Factor loading Corrected Item-Total
Correlation
Alpha if Item Deleted
(alpha = 0.869)
Overall Life 4.35 ± 1.30 .73 .865 .792 .835
Future Prospects 3.87 ± 1.45 .65 .794 .708 .843
Myself 4.07 ± 1.32 .51 .780 .682 .847
Family Life 4.54 ± 1.43 .76 .698 .587 .857
Financial Situation 3.99 ± 1.53 .67 .687 .584 .858
Friendships 4.64 ± 1.23 .77 .673 .569 .859
Where I live 4.69 ± 1.21 .78 .670 .565 .859
Work/Working place 3.81 ± 1.47 .64 .628 .525 .865
  1. One component extracted (Eigenvalue 4.2): 53% of explained variance.