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Table 3 Scale statistics for IRWFY instrument pre- and post-intervention

From: Knowledge-exchange in the Pacific: outcomes of the TROPIC (translational research for obesity prevention in communities) project

   Pre-intervention Post-intervention
Scale Number of items Total scalea
(M, SD)
α Total scalea
(M, SD)
α
Organizational      
 Acquire 19 69.8 (10.9) .88 62.9 (8.7) .82
 Assess 6 21.0 (4.4) .86 20.0 (4.9) .90
 Adapt 11 36.8 (7.6) .90 36.8 (7.3) .89
 Apply 11 38.8 (8.3) .92 37.0 (6.9) .91
 Decision making 6 20.8 (5.3) .92 20.1 (5.3) .92
Individual      
 Looking for research 9 33.1 (5.8) .85 32.3 (5.3) .82
 Assess 6 21.0 (4.3) .88 22.1 (3.0) .75
 Adapt 8 28.7 (6.0) .91 27.7 (5.5) .92
  1. aDerived from summing responses on items scaled 1 = ‘strongly disagree’, 5 = ‘strongly agree’