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Table 3 Item-subscale correlations

From: Development of the Stanford Social Dimensions Scale: initial validation in autism spectrum disorder and in neurotypicals

 Item-subscale correlations
SMSAESCSRUA
Factor 1: Social Motivation (SM)
 Item 2.71**.37**.23**.30**.08
 Item 3.64**.22*.26**.08.08
 Item 5.77**.44**.31**.34**.09
 Item 6.71**.22*.20*.29**.14
 Item 8.76**.41**.18*.46**.11
 Item 10.80**.43**.28**.39**.14
 Item 12.72**.42**.17.41**.07
 Item 14.66**.51**.54**.35**.03
 Item 17.66**.38**.29**.45**.25**
 Item 18.62**.36**.36**.38**.28**
 Item 19.73**.40**.24**.33**.19*
 Item 21.79**.47**.31**.42**.18*
 Item 37.63**.47**.46**.58**.14
 Item 46.63**.25**.28**.12.17
 Mean (SD) item-subscale relationship.70(.06).38(.09).29(.10).35(.13).14(.07)
Factor 2: Social Affiliation (SA)
 Item 1.50**.85**.50**.34**.09
 Item 4.46**.70**.42**.32**.12
 Item 7.36**.76**.58**.23**.09
 Item 9.32**.83**.38**.34**.04
 Item 11.42**.84**.35**.35**.09
 Item 13.46**.84**.53**.44**.08
 Item 15.32**.71**.65**.29**.03
 Item 52.45**.77**.42**.40**.08
 Mean (SD) item-subscale relationship.41(.07).79(.06).48(.10).34(.06).08(.03)
Factor 3: Expressive Social Communication (ESC)
 Item 24.11.33**.71**.25**.13
 Item 25.20*.37**.72**.30**.08
 Item 38.37**.41**.68**.36**.09
 Item 40.13.34**.67**.25**.15
 Item 41.35**.35**.72**.29**.05
 Item 42.12.34**.49**.10.05
 Item 57.28**.41**.62**.19*.06
 Mean (SD) item-subscale relationship.25(.13).39(.07).65(.08).29(.13).10(.04)
Factor 4: Social Recognition (SR)
 Item 16.48**.42**.36**.69**.14
 Item 27.30**.30**.36**.78**.13
 Item 28.42**.27**.24**.73**.17
 Item 29.28**.23**.25**.77**.25**
 Item 30.39**.40**.43**.74**.07
 Item 31.36**.44**.50**.67**.12
 Item 51.37**.35**.40**.74**.30**
 Mean (SD) item-subscale relationship.37(.07).34(.08).36(.09).73(.04).17(.08)
Factor 5: Unusual Approach (UA)
 Item 22.18*.18*.22*.17.80**
 Item 26.28**.21*.30**.26**.78**
 Item 39− .05− .03− .04.12.66**
 Item 48.11− .06− .07− .03.54**
 Mean (SD) item-subscale relationship.13(.14).09(.12).10(.18).13(.12).69(.12)
  1. *p < .05
  2. **p < .01