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Table 4 Rotated factor loadings on dominant factor for sub-scales

From: Development of a tool to measure person-centered maternity care in developing settings: validation in a rural and urban Kenyan population

   Rural Urban Combined
Sub-scale Item Rotated factor loading
Dignity and respect
  Treated with respect 0.79 0.77 0.78
Friendly 0.79 0.80 0.80
Verbal abuse 0.34 0.44 0.39
Physical abuse 0.22 0.10 0.18
Visual privacy 0.42 0.30 0.36
Record confidentiality 0.47 0.48 0.45
Communication and autonomy
  Introduce self 0.24 0.20 0.23
Called by name 0.59 0.17 0.43
Involvement in care 0.66 0.39 0.58
Consent to procedures 0.75 0.61 0.67
Delivery position choice 0.13 0.38 0.22
Language 0.37 0.32 0.36
Explain exams/ procedures 0.77 0.67 0.73
Explain medicines 0.57 0.42 0.51
Able to ask questions 0.59 0.40 0.53
Supportive Care
  Time to care 0.38 0.28 0.31
Labor support 0.28 0.43 0.29
Delivery support 0.01 0.42 0.12
Talk about feeling 0.54 0.41 0.50
Support anxiety 0.40 0.32 0.35
Attention when need help 0.67 0.61 0.65
Took best care 0.74 0.68 0.73
Control pain 0.39 0.35 0.39
Trust 0.72 0.66 0.70
Enough staff 0.59 0.44 0.53
Crowded 0.05 0.26 0.12
Clean 0.27 −0.36 0.07
Water 0.51 0.32 0.45
Electricity 0.43 0.30 0.38
Safe 0.62 0.62 0.63