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Table 4 Factor loadings for traditional five-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 Traditional five-factor model
Factor 1 Factor 2 Factor 3 Factor 4 Factor 5
1 Poor appetite 0.544     
2 Feel sick, stomachache 0.591
3 Easily have diarrhea or constipation 0.412
4 Care about palpitation and pulse 0.395
16 Frequent insomnia 0.400
17 Headache 0.506
18 Ache in neck and shoulder 0.356
19 Chest pain or feel oppressed 0.473
31 Distressed by blushing 0.270
32 Stuttering, faltering voice 0.465
33 Feel hot and cold 0.490
34 Concern about urination or sexual organs 0.355
46 Physically exhausted 0.662
47 In cold sweat when I hurry 0.358
48 Dizzy when I stand up 0.432
49 Have ever lost consciousness, cramp 0.102
6 Full of dissatisfaction and complaints   0.573
7 High expectation from parents 0.253
8 My past and family is misfortune 0.217
9 Over-worry about my future 0.502
10 Do not like meeting others 0.519
11 Feel that I am not myself 0.490
12 Lack of enthusiasm and positivity 0.621
13 Pessimistic 0.674
14 Distracted 0.622
15 Over-uneven in emotion 0.563
21 Intolerance 0.521
22 Inclined to worry 0.579
23 Restless 0.568
24 Irritable 0.506
25 Have idea of wanting to die 0.408
26 No interest in anything 0.529
27 Declining memory 0.502
28 Lack of patience 0.546
29 Lack of judgment 0.505
30 Too dependent on others 0.469
36 Uneasy without reason   0.564
37 Feel uneasy when alone 0.317
38 Lack of confidence 0.638
39 Irresolute about anything 0.525
40 Easily feel misunderstood 0.466
41 Lack faith in others 0.496
42 Over-suspicious 0.501
43 Unwilling to associate with others 0.419
44 Feel self-abased 0.627
45 Catastrophizing 0.527
51 Over-rigid   0.452
52 Cannot give up repeating things 0.447
53 Susceptible to dirtiness 0.400
54 Cannot get rid of meaningless idea 0.710
55 Sense weird smell from myself   0.436
56 Suspect others say something bad about me 0.423
57 Wary of others 0.709
58 Care about others’ gaze 0.650
59 Feel others despise me 0.483
60 Sensitive emotions 0.607
  Interfactor correlations
 Factor 1 1.000     
 Factor 2 0.753 1.000
 Factor 3 0.712 0.959 1.000
 Factor 4 0.601 0.786 0.824 1.000
 Factor 5 0.681 0.883 0.923 0.796 1.000
  1. The factor 1 was labelled the “Physical symptoms” factor
  2. The factor 2 was labelled the “Depression” factor
  3. The factor 3 was labelled the “Anxiety” factor
  4. The factor 4 was labelled the “Obsessive-compulsive” factor
  5. The factor 5 was labelled the “Persecutory beliefs” factor