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Table 2 Item-Total Correlation ( n= 3307) and Standard Factor Loadings for the HBICA ( n= 3,326)

From: Development and psychometric properties of the health-risk behavior inventory for Chinese adolescents

Item content Cr AV SS US SU RB
Verbal attack someone 0.42** 0.45     
Damaging others’ property 0.42** 0.44     
Making fun of someone for their appearance or physical defect 0.45** 0.45     
Bullying, threatening, or intimidating someone 0.55** 0.53     
Have been in a physical fight 0.63** 0.75     
Hitting, crushing, pushing, kicking or confining another 0.61** 0.62     
Ignore driving consequences 0.44** 0.44     
Revenge on someone 0.61** 0.61     
Blackmailed someone for money 0.49** 0.47     
Carried a weapon 0.59** 0.69     
Attempted to cut or scald self 0.60**   0.58    
Ideas of Suicide 0.69**   0.55    
Hurt self by biting, scratching, or knocking 0.58**   0.61    
Attempts at Suicide 0.72**   0.72    
Attempted suicide 0.62**   0.61    
Ever had sexual intercourse 0.50**    0.51   
Had sexual intercourse with at least one person 0.65**    0.71   
Drank alcohol or used drugs before sexual intercourse 0.61**    0.73   
Caused girl pregnancy (boy)
or caused yourself pregnancy (girl)
0.57**    0.81   
Had sexual intercourse with stranger 0.55**    0.87   
Have you used cigarettes 0.68**     0.77  
Smoking under the pressure of companion 0.57**     0.58  
Binge Drinking 0.67**     0.73  
Irritable, lose temper, headache, or insomnia due to quit smoking 0.70**     0.67  
Drink alcohol out of control at a party 0.64**     0.43  
Drink alcohol to save face 0.68**     0.53  
Skip classes 0.60**      0.69
Run away from home 0.55**      0.64
Received warning, record a demerit, or punishment from school 0.57**      0.60
Cheat or plagiarize during examination 0.49**      0.48
Lie to family member 0.44**      0.42
Gambling 0.46**      0.54
Steal money from home 0.44**      0.43
  1. Note: Cr = Corrected correlation coefficients; **p < 0.01 (2-tailed).
  2. AV = Aggression and Violence, RB = Rule Breaking, US = Unprotected Sex, SS = Suicide and Self-Injurious and SU = Substance Use.