Table 5

Likert scale rating of the brochure's chapters.

Focus group (number of participants)

Chapter

Mean value of chapter judgement, calculated

1 (n = 10)

2 (n = 7)

3 (n = 6)

4 (n = 6)

5 (n = 4)

6 (n = 3)

7 (n = 4)

1

2.68

4.04

2.64

2.20

1.17

2.88

2.00

3.83

2

2.75

3.55

2.07

2.33

2.00

2.00

3.33

4.00

3

2.87

3.90

3.36

2.00

1.75

2.25

3.00

3.83

4

2.48

2.70

2.86

1.75

1.83

2.25

2.00

4.00

6 & 7

2.29

2.10

2.36

2.00

2.08

2.00

2.00

3.50

Overall judgement (inquired)

2.43

Missing value*

3.00

2.00

2.00

1.75

2.00

3.83


1 = very good, 2 = good, 3 = satisfactory, 4 = adequate, 5 = inadequate, 6 = insufficient.

* Not available since the investigator failed to ask participants.

Lins et al. BMC Geriatrics 2011 11:26   doi:10.1186/1471-2318-11-26

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