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Table 3 Steps 2 & 4 reliability results

From: Adaptation and testing of psychosocial assessment instruments for cross-cultural use: an example from the Thailand Burma border

   Step 2N = 31) Step 4 N =
Test retest/inter rater reliability Mean (SD) first interview Mean (SD) repeat interview Correlation (r) Mean (SD) first interview Mean (SD) repeat interview Correlation (r)
Symptom scales       
HSCL depression section score 15.77 (11.35) 11.74 (10.09) 0.84* --------- --------- ---------
HSCL anxiety section score 8.71 (7.11) 6.35 (5.08) 0.71* --------- --------- ---------
HTQ Symptom section score 21.97 (15.85) 14.45 (11.66) 0.78* --------- --------- ---------
Function scales       
Male sub scale 0.43 (0.52) 0.28 (0.3) 0.34 0.42 (0.59) 0.43 (0.60) 0.89*
Female sub scale 0.33 (0.38) 0.31 (0.25) 0.43 0.33 (0.54) 0.35 (0.54) 0.86*
Alcohol scale 2.13 (2.33) 2.68 (3.03) 0.63* 4.79 (6.20) 0.46 (5.88) 0.86*
Internal consistency reliability Total sample ( N =158) Males ( N =82) Females ( N =76) Total sample ( N =66) Males ( N =35) Females ( N =31)
Symptom scales       
HSCL depression section score 0.92 0.84 0.93 --------- --------- ---------
HSCL anxiety section score 0.89 0.84 0.91 --------- --------- ---------
HTQ Symptom section score 0.92 0.86 0.94 --------- --------- ---------
Function scale --------- 0.83 0.83 --------- 0.91 0.92
Alcohol scale 0.73 0.73 0.64 0.79 0.70 0.57
  1. *Significant at p < 0.05.