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Table 4 Discriminant validity

From: Bicultural identity among economical migrants from three south European countries living in Switzerland. Adaptation and validation of a new psychometric instrument

  Hospital staff (n = 55) Patients (n = 38) Pa
  Median Min – Max Median Min – Max  
A. Score (country of origin) 41 24 – 48 39 22 – 48 0.054
B. Score (Switzerland) 37 23 – 47 35 26 – 43 0.016
Difference (A – B) 4 (-19) – 20 4 (-18) – 21 0.958
Pb <0.001   0.006   
  1. a Mann-Whitney U-test for group comparison
  2. b Wilcoxon signed ranks test for within-subject comparison