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Table 1 Distribution of responses (%) in the mainland Chinese WHOQOL-BREF (N = 1052)

From: Quality of life of Chinese urban community residents: a psychometric study of the mainland Chinese version of the WHOQOL-BREF

Items 1 2 3 4 5
   Very poor Poor Average Good Very good
Q1 General QOL 1.2 5.1 54.6 34.3 4.8
Q2 General health 1.4 14.3 43.7 34.5 6.1
D1: Physical      
Q3 Pain and discomfort 1.5 17.3 24.5 45.7 10.9
Q4 Dependence medication 1.1 8.9 16.0 25.2 48.8
Q10 Energy and fatigue 2.1 15.2 35.4 37.3 10.1
Q15 Mobility 0.3 2.7 25.1 40.8 31.2
Q16 Sleep and rest 2.8 12.1 39.4 38.4 7.3
Q17 Activities of daily living 0.3 3.4 39.4 49.7 7.2
Q18 Working capacity 0.3 4.7 41.1 47.0 6.9
D2: Psychological      
Q5 Positive feelings 1.8 11.2 36.2 42.7 8.1
Q6 Spirituality, religion and personal beliefs 2.0 9.3 33.9 46.2 8.6
Q7 Thinking, learning, memory and concentration 2.0 13.9 44.4 32.9 6.7
Q11 Body image 2.4 15.2 52.5 23.2 9.4
Q19 Self-esteem 0.5 5.3 38.6 47.1 8.4
Q26 Negative feelings 0.6 6.9 45.9 36.8 9.8
D3: Social relationships      
Q20 Personal relations 0.7 3.2 36.6 51.9 7.6
Q21 Sex 1.0 4.0 50.0 36.3 5.8
Q22 Practical social support 0.4 4.2 43.6 46.5 5.3
D4: Environment      
Q8 Safety 3.2 13.5 43.3 35.2 4.8
Q9 Home environment 4.8 14.4 47.6 28.8 4.5
Q12 Financial resources 15.8 26.4 37.9 16.4 3.4
Q13 Information 6.4 27.9 38.2 24.3 3.2
Q14 Recreation and leisure 8.3 23.0 30.3 30.9 7.5
Q23 Physical environment 2.3 12.8 42.7 37.6 4.6
Q24 Access to health care 3.6 14.6 44.9 33.1 3.8
Q25 Transport 4.5 15.8 42.9 32.4 4.5
Q27* Family friction 8.7 35.4 35.3 15.5 5.1
Q28* Appetite 0.7 3.1 40.8 43.5 11.9
  1. * Items in the mainland Chinese version only