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Table 3 Correlation matrix of IPQ subscales and sample characteristics of the German patient sample

From: Why is this happening to me? – a comparison of illness representations between Iranian and German people with mental illness

  Agea Sexb Educational levelb Religiousnessb PHQ9a GAD7a PHQ15a SOMS7a Coherencea Emotional representationa
Agea          
Sexb 0.15         
Educational levelb −0.08 0.00        
Religiousnessb 0.30** 0.17 − 0.14       
PHQ9a − 0.01 0.08 0.10 0.02      
GAD7a 0.07 0.04 −0.01 0.08 0.72**     
PHQ15a 0.19 0.22* −0.04 0.14 0.66** 0.70**    
SOMS7a 0.16 0.30** −0.16 0.11 0.48** 0.45** 0.75**   
Coherencea −0.02 0.14 0.03 −0.05 −0.19 − 0.20 −0.11 − 0.14  
Emotional representationa −0.18 0.001 −0.08 0.06 0.38** 0.47** 0.38** 0.30** −0.21*
Supernatural beliefsa 0.13 −0.01 −0.07 0.19* 0.02 −0.09 0.10 0.11 −0.06 0.01
  1. Note. N = 90, a Pearson’s product-moment correlation, b Kendall’s tau, * p < 0.05, *** p < 0.001