Table 16 Descriptive statistics and Cronbach’s alpha for the BFI-S conscientiousness scale across countries with more than 200 participants.

From: COVIDiSTRESS Global Survey dataset on psychological and behavioural consequences of the COVID-19 outbreak

Country N Prop_nonmis Mean SD Min Max Alpha
Argentina 5923 0.817 4.766 0.825 1.000 6 0.558
Australia 327 0.841 4.350 0.800 2.000 6 0.509
Austria 319 0.799 4.556 0.841 1.667 6 0.669
Bangladesh 421 0.736 4.116 0.834 1.500 6 0.536
Belgium 622 0.865 4.129 0.901 1.667 6 0.542
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1288 0.839 4.714 0.782 2.000 6 0.603
Brazil 731 0.832 4.089 0.811 1.000 6 0.352
Bulgaria 4785 0.841 4.884 0.732 1.667 6 0.511
Canada 470 0.851 4.363 0.879 1.333 6 0.641
Croatia 2965 0.858 4.585 0.813 1.333 6 0.635
Czech Republic 1995 0.833 3.814 0.800 1.000 6 0.510
Denmark 10891 0.869 4.576 0.756 1.000 6 0.376
Finland 22933 0.891 4.375 0.844 1.000 6 0.608
France 13475 0.872 4.054 0.929 1.000 6 0.568
Germany 1443 0.868 4.329 0.854 1.000 6 0.588
Greece 642 0.861 4.267 0.779 1.667 6 0.411
Hungary 1438 0.806 4.406 0.867 1.000 6 0.628
Indonesia 1569 0.790 3.993 0.792 1.667 6 0.575
Ireland 216 0.843 4.418 0.869 2.000 6 0.650
Italy 1749 0.864 4.318 0.840 1.333 6 0.487
Japan 5072 0.928 3.536 0.777 1.000 6 0.502
Korea, South 487 0.789 4.123 0.863 1.333 6 0.667
Kosovo 2707 0.752 4.760 0.728 1.000 6 0.404
Lithuania 8255 0.856 4.087 0.757 1.000 6 0.410
Malaysia 567 0.804 4.226 0.804 1.000 6 0.546
Mexico 9169 0.849 4.796 0.804 1.000 6 0.570
Netherlands 1433 0.864 4.561 0.741 1.000 6 0.483
Pakistan 360 0.697 4.218 0.825 2.333 6 0.475
Panama 759 0.812 5.009 0.724 2.333 6 0.545
Philippines 570 0.877 4.036 0.789 1.000 6 0.460
Poland 3088 0.837 4.217 0.815 1.000 6 0.566
Portugal 1067 0.807 4.160 0.760 2.000 6 0.339
Romania 282 0.801 4.394 0.788 1.667 6 0.457
Serbia 266 0.868 4.324 0.823 1.667 6 0.624
Slovakia 942 0.811 4.345 0.810 1.000 6 0.581
Spain 615 0.834 4.578 0.841 1.667 6 0.545
Sweden 3055 0.878 4.530 0.785 1.667 6 0.607
Switzerland 1188 0.881 4.534 0.813 1.333 6 0.583
Taiwan 2745 0.862 3.622 0.832 1.000 6 0.542
Turkey 1199 0.809 4.533 0.820 1.333 6 0.518
United Kingdom 1500 0.835 4.395 0.824 1.000 6 0.576
United States 2314 0.868 4.515 0.800 1.667 6 0.548
  1. Note.
  2. N = number of participants.
  3. Prop_nonmissing = proportion of participants that have data on all items of the scale.
  4. Mean = scale mean.
  5. SD = scale standard deviation.
  6. Min = minimal value of the average scale score.
  7. Max = maximal value of the average scale score.
  8. Alpha = Cronbach’s alpha.