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General

Well-established scales in the Hong Kong context

Community cohesion
Function
Promoting well-being, success, productivity
Relevance
Community resilience, crime prevention, civil society, social networking, caring society, empowerment, functionalism, volunteerism
Target
General
Respondent
Resident
Feature
12 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
.750
References

Cheung, Chau-kiu, and Kwan-kwok Leung. 2011.6. “Neighborhood Homogeneity and Cohesion in Sustainable Community Development.” Habitat International 35:564-572.

Altruism index of residents in the community
Function
Promoting citizenship, prosociality, benefits to society, and personal growth
Relevance
Caring society, religion, social contract, socialization
Target
Anyone
Respondent
Anyone
Feature
10 yes/no items
Reliability
.783
References

Cheng, Qijin, Chi-Leung Kwok, Forrest T. W. Cheung, and Paul S. F. Yip. 2017. “Construction and Validation of the Hong Kong Altruism Index (A-Index).” Personality & Individual Differences 113: 201-208.

Provision of social support: people in the society
Function
Promoting well-being, health, self-esteem
Relevance
Social integration, attachment, exchange, social capital
Target
People in the society
Respondent
Anyone
Feature
4 items in 7-point rating scale
Reliability
.89
References

Zhou, Kaina, Hengxin Li, Xiaoli Wei, Juan Yin, Peifeng Liang, Hongmei Zhang, Lingling Kou, Mengmeng Hao, Lijuan You, Xiaomei Li and Guihua Zhuang. 2015. “Reliability and Validity of the Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support in Chinese Mainland Patients with Methadone Maintenance Treatment.” Comprehensive Psychiatry 60:182-88.

Fear of own death of residents in the community
Function
Promoting well-being, mental health, civic engagement
Relevance
Personal well-being, social well-being, social integration
Target
General
Respondent
Resident
Feature
8 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
0.85
References

Lester, D. (1990). The Collett-Lester fear of death scale: The original version and a revision. Death studies14(5), 451-468.

Fear of others death of residents in the community
Function
Promoting well-being, mental health, civic engagement
Relevance
Personal well-being, social well-being, social integration
Target
General
Respondent
Resident
Feature
8 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
0.85
References

Lester, D. (1990). The Collett-Lester fear of death scale: The original version and a revision. Death studies14(5), 451-468.

Fear of own dying of residents in the community
Function
Promoting well-being, mental health, civic engagement
Relevance
Personal well-being, social well-being, social integration
Target
General
Respondent
Resident
Feature
8 items in 5-point rating scale
Reliability
0.85
References

Lester, D. (1990). The Collett-Lester fear of death scale: The original version and a revision. Death studies14(5), 451-468.

Suicide ideation of residents in the community
Function
Promoting life, utility, community
Relevance
Depression, frustration, belongingness
Target
General
Respondent
Resident
Feature
19 items in 3-point rating scale
Reliability
Nil
References

Chan, Wallace Chi Ho. 2018. “Assessing Suicidal Risk in Practice: A Validation Study Initiated by Medical Social Workers.” British Journal of Social Work 48(8) 2332-2345.