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Table 4 Political tolerance – principal component analysis

From: Time for tolerance: exploring the influence of learning institutions on the recognition of political rights among immigrants

Items (groups that should/should not be allowed to hold public meetings) Loadings (component 1)
Homosexuals 0.75
People of a different race 0.68
People with AIDS 0.77
Drug addicts 0.65
  1. Entries reproduce the component matrix from a principal component analysis. Applying the Kaiser criterion, only one component was extracted (with Eigenvalue = 2.03), explaining 51% of the variance in the variables included