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Table 2 Principal component factor analysis with varimax rotation (eigenvalue >1 and factor loadings >0.5.)

From: Factor structure of the Chinese version of the geriatric anxiety inventory

  Mean SD Mental anxiety Negative anxiety Physical anxiety
1 I worry a lot of the time 0.15 0.354 0.478   
2 I find it difficult to make a decision 0.16 0.369 0.430   
3 I often feel jumpy 0.09 0.283 0.728   
4 I find it hard to relax 0.11 0.318 0.741   
5 I often cannot enjoy things because of my worries 0.08 0.277 0.605   
6 Little things bother me a lot 0.17 0.375 0.581   
7 I often feel like I have butterflies in my stomach 0.12 0.326 0.680   
9 I cannot help worrying about even trivial thing 0.18 0.380 0.601   
10 I often feel nervous 0.11 0.307 0.712   
11 My own thoughts often make me anxious 0.13 0.335 0.670   
13 I think of myself as a nervous person 0.11 0.317 0.592   
20 I often feel upset 0.11 0.318 0.559   
14 I always anticipate the worst will happen 0.07 0.261   0.633  
15 I often feel shaky inside 0.05 0.227   0.739  
16 I think that my worries interfere with my life 0.08 0.274   0.645  
17 My worries often overwhelm me 0.03 0.184   0.755  
19 I miss out on things because I worry too much 0.06 0.239   0.674  
8 I think of myself as a worrier 0.18 0.387    0.604
12 I get an upset stomach due to my worrying 0.13 0.334    0.722
18 I sometimes feel a great knot in my stomach 0.06 0.232    0.595
Eigenvalue    4.676 1.260 1.206