About the Measure

Domains Perceptions of Self
Key stages Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5
Subscales Academic self-esteem; General self-esteem; Parental/home self-esteem; Social self-esteem; Personal self-esteem
Description Elicits perceptions of characteristics relating to specific domains within an adolescent's personal and everyday experiences.
Example Do you usually quit when your schoolwork is too hard?
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Implementation details

No. of items 67
Format Dichotomous
Respondent Self
Scoring Standardised
Time 10
Age 13-18
Cost single purchase £34
Cost per child -

Psychometric details

UK norms No
Cronbach's α .77-.93
Test retest After 2 weeks r= [.78,.98]
Inter-rater reliability Not reported
EFA Not reported
CFA Chi-square(579) = 1375.68
CFI = 0.92
RMSEA = .04
Criterion validity Self Esteem Index, r= [.43,.85]; Piers Harris Children's Self Concept Scale, r= [.37,.90]; Multidimensional Self-Concept Scale, r= [.30,.78]
Construct validity Not reported
Concurrent validity Not reported
Predictive validity Not reported
Responsiveness Not reported
Floor/Ceiling Not reported
References Battle. J. (2002). Culture-Free Self-Esteem Inventories (3rd ed.). Austin, TX: Pro-Ed.