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Table 3 Stigma, burden, and attitude toward mental illness of the caregivers, Assiut, Egypt, 2017

From: Stigma and burden of mental illness and their correlates among family caregivers of mentally ill patients

Variables Range Mean ± SD
Affiliate Stigma Scale (CPMI)
 Affective 10–28 22.53 ± 3.23
 Cognitive 9–28 17.71 ± 3.84
 Behavioral 8–27 16.54 ± 2.85
 CPMI total scale 31–80 56.80 ± 7.99
Associative stigma (EMIC-Stigma Scale) 0–34 13.81 ± 5.42
Zarit burden scale 6–74 55.20 ± 9.82
Caregiver’s attitude toward mental illness scale (ATMI)
 Causes of mental illness 0–4 2.03 ± 1.19
 Knowledge of people with mental illness 0–5 0.59 ± 1.03
 Attitude toward people with mental illness 0–12 6.77 ± 2.74
 Care and management of people with mental illness 2–12 7.49 ± 1.44
 ATMI total scale 4–28 16.90 ± 4.22