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Table 4 Mean (SD) transformed score, range, percentage floor and ceiling response, and Cronbach's α for each domain and phase

From: Validity of a questionnaire measuring the world health organization concept of health system responsiveness with respect to perinatal services in the dutch obstetric care system

Domain            
No. of items Mean* SD* Range*   % Floor % Ceiling 25th % tile 50th % tile 75th % tile Cronbach's α
Dignity            
Antepartum phase 3 8.4 1.1 5.5 10.0 0.0% 21.6% 7.8 7.8 9.3 0.73
Birth phase 5 8.1 1.1 1.1 10.0 0.0% 11.7% 7.8 7.8 9.1 0.86
Post partum phase 5 7.9 1.3 3.3 10.0 0.0% 12.3% 7.8 7.8 8.2 0.87
Autonomy            
Antepartum phase 3 7.8 1.2 3.3 10.0 0.0% 8.2% 7.0 7.8 8.5 0.73
Birth phase 3 7.7 1.4 1.4 10.0 0.0% 8.8% 7.7 7.8 7.8 0.87
Post partum phase 5 7.5 1.7 1.9 10.0 0.0% 0.6% 7.3 7.8 7.8 0.94
Confidentiality            
Antepartum phase 3 8.0 1.1 4.0 10.0 0.0% 14.0% 7.8 7.8 8.5 0.82
Birth phase 6 7.8 1.4 1.4 10.0 0.0% 12.3% 7.8 7.8 7.8 0.78
Post partum phase 6 7.7 1.4 1.8 10.0 0.0% 13.5% 7.4 7.8 7.8 0.94
Communication            
Antepartum phase 5 7.7 1.2 3.3 10.0 0.0% 5.3% 7.3 7.8 8.2 0.80
Birth phase 6 7.8 1.3 1.3 10.0 0.0% 9.9% 7.4 7.8 8.1 0.92
Post partum phase 6 7.6 1.7 1.0 10.0 0.6% 11.7% 7.4 7.8 8.1 0.95
Prompt attention            
Antepartum phase 4 7.1 1.4 1.0 10.0 0.6% 2.3% 6.6 7.2 7.8 0.67
Birth phase 7 7.7 1.3 1.3 10.0 0.0% 7.0% 7.1 7.8 8.4 0.83
Post partum phase 4 7.7 1.7 1.0 10.0 0.6% 12.9% 7.2 7.8 8.9 0.89
Social consideration            
Antepartum phase 2 7.1 1.8 1.0 10.0 0.6% 8.2% 5.5 7.8 7.8 0.76
Birth phase 3 7.6 1.6 1.6 10.0 0.6% 11.1% 7.0 7.8 7.8 0.87
Post partum phase 5 7.8 1.4 3.3 10.0 0.0% 8.2% 7.3 7.8 8.7 0.84
Quality of basic amenities            
Antepartum phase 2 7.5 1.4 3.3 10.0 0.0% 10.5% 6.6 7.8 7.8 0.57
Birth phase 3 7.6 1.4 1.4 10.0 0.0% 8.2% 7.0 7.8 8.5 0.66
Post partum phase 3 7.4 1.5 1.8 10.0 0.0% 6.4% 7.0 7.8 7.8 0.62
Choice and continuity            
Antepartum phase 3 7.3 1.7 1.0 10.0 0.6% 7.0% 6.3 7.8 7.8 0.77
Birth phase 7 7.2 1.5 1.5 10.0 0.0% 5.3% 6.5 7.6 7.8 0.88
Post partum phase 5 7.1 1.7 1.0 10.0 0.6% 7.0% 6.4 7.8 7.8 0.89
  1. *Transformed 1–10 scale scores were used.