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Table 3 Quartimin rotated loadings* of the Exploratory Factor Analysis with 7 Factors.

From: Validation of the "World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule, WHODAS-2" in patients with chronic diseases

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Understanding & Communicating. D1        
concentrating 0.54 -0.26   -0.17 0.17 0.10  
remembering 0.64    -0.10 0.18 0.11  
finding solutions 0.56 -0.12 0.20   0.12 0.24  
learning new task 0.64     0.12 0.15  
understanding 0.73    0.10   0.15 -0.12
conversation 0.50      0.41  
Getting around. D2        
standing     0.73 0.28 0.12  
standing up 0.25 -0.35 0.10 0.57   -0.26  
moving around 0.15 -0.39 0.27 0.41 0.10   0.13
getting out of home   -0.4 0.35 0.20 0.25 0.23 0.19
walking -0.16 -0.14   0.59 0.34 0.20  
Self Care. D3        
washing   -0.66   0.15    -0.34
dressing   -0.79   0.13    -0.19
eating   -0.72   -0.27 0.16 0.10  
staying by yourself -0.20 -0.44 0.14    0.35 -0.17
Getting along with people. D4        
dealing with people unknown 0.24      0.76  
maintaining friendship 0.17      0.69 -0.17
getting along with people close 0.19   0.16 -0.17   0.43  
make new friends 0.19    0.10   0.75  
sexual activities   -0.20 -0.13 0.09 0.12 0.29 -0.36
Life activities: household. D5.1        
household responsibilities      0.77   -0.17
doing household tasks well      0.90   
doing housework needed      0.86   -0.11
household work done quickly 0.10    0.18 0.84   
Life activities: work or school. D5.2        
day to day work/school      0.11 0.11 -0.81
doing most important work well   -0.11      -0.84
getting work done needed        -0.90
getting work done quickly      0.14   -0.78
Participation in society. D6        
problems in communities -0.10 -0.11 0.13 0.12 0.17 0.47 -0.29
problems because of barriers    0.14 0.32   0.27 -0.20
living with dignity    0.15 0.10   0.26 -0.17
time spend on health condition -0.16 -0.13 0.47   0.39   
been emotionally affected    0.55 -0.11 0.15 0.21 -0.17
drain on financial resources 0.24 0.11 0.52 0.18 0.23   -0.29
problems for the family    0.49    -0.11 -0.36
problems doing things for relaxation    0.32   0.24 0.29 -0.11
  1. *only factor loadings above 0.1 are shown.
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