Table 3

Percent of tested items with translation and non-translation problems by question topic area and subject group.

Percent of tested items (count) with one or more problems identified by two or more respondents

Translation

Non-Translation

Total


Design condition

Physical activity items

Spanish, < 5 years in US

0% (0)

69% (11)

11 (69%)

Spanish, 15+ years in US

6% (1)

62.5% (10)

11 (68.7%)

English, 15+ years in US

0% (0)

50% (8)

8 (50%)

Average % with problems (across 16 items)

2%

62.5%

# Items tested = 16

Acculturation items

Spanish; < 5 years in US

4% (1)

93% (27)

28 (97%)

Spanish, 15+ years in US

4% (1)

62% (18)

19 (66.6%)

English, 15+ years in US

0% (0)

69% (20)

20 (69.0%)

Average % with problems (across 29 items)

2%

75%

# Items tested = 29


* See Table 4, here we summarize only problems where at least two respondents expressed concern over the same type of problem.

Berrigan et al. BMC Public Health 2010 10:481   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-481

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