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Table 1 Rotated Component Matrixa

From: Forgone care in patients with type 2 diabetes: a cross-sectional study

Questions Items Factor loading value
Factor 1- Quality of care
Q14 I do not have enough trust in the skills, and scientific competence of the doctor .898
Q15 I do not have enough trust in the service providers .883
Q5 I am not satisfied with the quality of the provided care .880
Q11 My doctor does not have a good relationship with me .879
Q6 Health care provider deal with me violently and discriminately .840
Q18 The behaviour of health care providers is unfair and discriminatory .831
Q4 The waiting time for taking care is too long .531
Factor 2- Social support
Q12 I cannot communicate properly with my doctor .682
Q17 My family does not support me in following and continuing the treatment process .660
Q16 I do not have much desire to continue life .624
Q8 I have a lot of family and working activities .600
Factor 3- Awareness and attitude
Q9 I’m unwilling to take medication .796
Q7 I do not need the prescribed treatment .776
Q13 I do not have enough awareness and knowledge of the consequences of forgone care .680
Q10 I would prefer to use alternative therapies such as herbal medicines and traditional therapists .446
Factor 4- Accessibility
Q1 I do not have enough money to pay for the treatment of the disease .686
Q3 The treatment process is too long and timely .685
Q2 I have a long distance from the health care centres .644
  1. Extraction Method: Principal Component Analysis
  2. Rotation Method: Varimax with Kaiser Normalization
  3. a Rotation converged in 6 iterations