|Correlation matrix of seven items for factor about Interaction between staff|
|I find it interesting to work with people with backgrounds from different countries.||1,00|
|It is more difficult to communicate with staff whose background is from a country other than my own.||,34||1,00|
|I learn new things about life from cooperating with people from other countries.||,46||,29||1,00|
|If I can choose, I prefer to cooperate with a staff member whose background is from the same country as me rather than with staff from other countries.||,33||,50||,28||1,00|
|Misunderstandings occur more often when I collaborate with colleagues whose backgrounds are from countries other than my own.||,33||,67||,24||,44||1,00|
|A person with a background other than Swedish is uninterested in learning about Swedish values, norms, and habits.||,32||,33||,30||,32||,34||1,00|
|People with a background other than Swedish don’t take as much responsibility in their work as a person with a Swedish background.||,26||,30||,27||,31||,31||,530||1,00|
All correlations are significant at p<.001.
*Some items reverse-coded based on consistency of the measurement.
Emami and Safipour
Emami and Safipour BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:145 doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-145