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Table 2 Factor loadings for new four-factor model in the confirmatory factor analysis of the university personality inventory

From: Factor structure of the University Personality Inventory in Japanese medical students

Item New four-factor model
Factor 1 Factor 2 Factor 3 Factor 4
6 Full of dissatisfaction and complaints 0.585    
8 My past and family is misfortune 0.353
10 Do not like meeting others 0.617
23 Restless 0.581
24 Irritable 0.565
25 Have idea of wanting to die 0.523
26 No interest in anything 0.552
41 Lack faith in others 0.613
43 Unwilling to associate with others 0.553
31 Distressed by blushing   0.356
45 Catastrophizing 0.539
52 Cannot give up repeating things 0.458
55 Sense weird smell from myself 0.398
56 Suspect others say something bad about me 0.462
57 Wary of others 0.703
58 Care about others’ gaze 0.644
1 Poor appetite   0.527
2 Feel sick, stomachache 0.541
12 Lack of enthusiasm and positivity 0.724
17 Headache 0.519
18 Ache in neck and shoulder 0.424
19 Chest pain or feel oppressed 0.481
33 Feel hot and cold 0.457
46 Physically exhausted 0.728
48 Dizzy when I stand up 0.408
21 Intolerance   0.584
29 Lack of judgment 0.629
30 Too dependent on others 0.585
38 Lack of confidence 0.774
39 Irresolute about anything 0.707
  Interfactor correlations
 Factor 1 1.000    
 Factor 2 0.683 1.000
 Factor 3 0.692 0.624 1.000
 Factor 4 0.618 0.769 0.554 1.000
  1. The factor 1 was labelled the “Depression and Ittitability” factor
  2. The factor 2 was labelled the “Anxiety and Persecutory belief” factor
  3. The factor 3 was labelled the “Physical symptoms” factor
  4. The factor 4 was labelled the “Dependence” factor