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Table 2 Rotated component matrix for exploratory factor analysis

From: The factor structure of the twelve item General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12): the result of negative phrasing?

Item Factor 1 Factor 2
n4: Been feeling unhappy and depressed 0.82 0.25
n2: Felt constantly under strain 0.78 0.16
n5: Been losing confidence in self 0.77 0.32
n1: Lost sleep over worry 0.75 0.16
n3: Felt couldn't overcome difficulties 0.75 0.29
n6: Been thinking of self as worthless 0.68 0.34
p3: Felt capable of making decisions 0.10 0.76
p2: Felt playing useful part in things 0.16 0.74
p5: Been able to face problems 0.30 0.69
p4: Able to enjoy day-to-day activities 0.29 0.66
p1: Able to concentrate 0.31 0.64
p6: Been feeling reasonably happy 0.47 0.52