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Table 6 Correlation between GAS and other constructs in the German-speaking community

From: Psychometric properties of the 7-item game addiction scale among french and German speaking adults

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
1. GAS 1.00              
2. MDI 0.24 1.00             
3. BSSS (full scale) 0.01 0.02 1.00            
4. Experience seeking (subscale) −0.02 0.03 0.78 1.00           
5. Boredom (subscale) −0.03 0.04 0.79 0.55 1.00          
6. Adventure (subscale) 0.02 −0.04 0.79 0.44 0.45 1.00         
7. Disinhibition (subscale) 0.06 0.02 0.79 0.44 0.51 0.54 1.00        
8. Aggressivity ZKPQ-50-cc 0.15 0.16 0.19 0.03 0.16 0.13 0.27 1.00       
9. Sociability ZKPQ-50-cc −0.10 −0.20 0.21 0.05 0.18 0.14 0.30 0.09 1.00      
10. Anxiety ZKPQ-50-cc 0.23 0.45 −0.04 −0.04 0.02 −0.10 0.01 0.26 −0.25 1.00     
11. Binge: 6 alcoholic beverages at one sitting −0.05 −0.04 −0.27 −0.10 −0.17 −0.19 −0.40 −0.17 −0.23 −0.01 1.00    
12. Frequency of drinking in days per week 0.02 0.10 0.18 0.06 0.14 0.10 0.26 0-14 0.13 0.04 −0.57 1.00   
13. Age cannabis use onset −0.03 −0.08 −0.12 −0.02 −0.06 −0.11 −0.19 −0.17 −0.02 0 0.19 −0.21 1.00  
14. Age getting “high” on cannabis for the first time −0.03 −0.08 −0.10 −0.02 −0.04 −0.10 −0.16 −0.16 0.004 0.01 0.16 −0.18 0.90 1.00