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Table 2
- Swiss residents' speciality choices – impact of gender, personality traits, career motivation and life goals

Characteristics of the applied instruments

Dimensions
and scales
Number of items
Method of item scoring (Likert-scales)
Method of scale scoring
Reference value (mean) female
Reference value (mean) male
Reliability
Reliability in this study
Stability
in this study
T1 – T3

Personality factors (T1)
               
Sense of coherence (SOC)
13
1 (low) – 7 (high)
Sum score divided by number of items
4.96
5.18
0.85
0.84
0.56
Rosenberg Self-esteem
10
1 (low) – 4 (high)
Sum score/number of items
2.23
2.31
0.88
0.85
 
1PAQ Instrumentality
8
1 (low) – 6 (high)
Sum score/number of items
3.50
3.75
0.72
0.74
 
1PAQ Expressiveness
8
1 (low) – 6 (high)
Sum score/number of items
4.63
4.38
0.75
0.74
 
Career-related factors (T3)
               
2CMQ Intrinsic career motivation
8
1 (low) – 7 (high)
Sum score/number of items
5.96
0.70
0.68
0.57
2CMQ Extrinsic career motivation
8
1 (low) – 7 (high)
Sum score/number of items
4.17
0.76
0.69
0.58
2CMQ Extra-professional concerns
8
1 (low) – 7 (high)
Sum score/number of items
4.30
0.72
0.74
0.60
Importance of life goals (T3)
               
Intimacy
4
1 (low) – 5 (high)
Sum score/number of items
4.60
0.60
0.76
 
Affiliation
4
1 (low) – 5 (high)
Sum score/number of items
3.47
0.82
0.85
 
Altruism
4
1 (low) – 5 (high)
Sum score/number of items
3.55
0.76
0.82
 
Power
4
1 (low) – 5 (high)
Sum score/number of items
2.73
0.85
0.83
 
Achievement
4
1 (low) – 5 (high)
Sum score/number of items
4.00
0.68
0.75
 
Variation
4
1 (low) – 5 (high)
Sum score/number of items
3.33
0.81
0.76
 

1 PAQ Personal Attributes Questionnaire

2 CMQ Career Motivation Questionnaire


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