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Table 3 Stigma scale characteristics and scores

From: Socio-demographic and AIDS-related factors associated with tuberculosis stigma in southern Thailand: a quantitative, cross-sectional study of stigma among patients with TB and healthy community members

  Cronbach's
alpha
Mean summed
stigma score (SD)
   Kurtosis    Skewness
Tuberculosis stigma     
Patients with TB: experienced and felt TB stigma (12 items) 0.82    19.85 (4.43)    1.35    0.00
Patients with TB: perceived TB stigma (11 items) 0.88    18.43 (4.95)    0.36    -0.06
Community members: community TB stigma (11 items) 0.85    20.13 (4.87)    0.31    0.08
AIDS stigma     
Patients with TB: perceived AIDS stigma (10 items) 0.91    17.20 (4.88)    0.65    -0.35
Community members: community AIDS stigma (10 items) 0.87    19.14 (4.86)    0.46    -0.12