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Table 1 Principal Axis Factor loadings of the ATEVO and PERF scale

From: European first-year university students accept evolution but lack substantial knowledge about it: a standardized European cross-country assessment

ATEVO PERF
Item Nr Factor loading Item Nr Factor loading
E1 0.49 F1 0.90
E2 0.53 F2 0.91
E3 0.60 F3 0.85
E4 0.45 F4 0.90
E5 0.55 F5 0.83
E6 0.38 F6 0.82
E7 0.68 F7 0.87
E8 0.49 F8 0.90
   F9 0.84
   F10 0.86
  1. Acceptance of evolution (ATEVO): n = 8737. Extraction method Principal Axis Factoring. Factor 1 = 2.23 (28% variance). KMO (Kaiser–Meyer–Olkin Test) = 0.79. Religious faith (PERF): n = 8529. Extraction method Principal Axis Factoring. Factor 1 = 7.55 (76% variance). KMO = 0.96