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Table 2 Stepwise multiple regressions predicting the Parker Personality Measure styles with the Chinese Adjective Descriptors of Personality traits in the healthy controls and the personality disorders

From: Predicting personality disorder functioning styles by the Chinese Adjective Descriptors of Personality: a preliminary trial in healthy people and personality disorder patients

  Healthy controls (n = 201) Personality disorders (n = 67)
Adjusted R2 β (B, SE), predictors Adjusted R2 β (B, SE), predictors
Paranoid .34 .53 (.31, .04) Unsocial** .47 .47 (.23, .05) Emotional**
  .14 (.06, .03) Emotional*   -.25 (-.17, .07) Agreeable*
    .21 (.12, .06) Unsocial*
Schizoid .23 .52 (.20, .03) Unsocial** .05 -.26 (-.09, .04) Emotional*
  -.15 (-.04, .02) Emotional*   
Schizotypal .41 .65 (.20, .02) Unsocial** .26 .38 (.13, .04) Unsocial**
    .27 (.07, .03) Emotional*
Antisocial .49 .45 (.23, .03) Unsocial** .39 .45 (.22, .05) Unsocial**
  -.28 (-.13, .03) Agreeable**   -.37 (-.21, .06) Agreeable**
  .33 (.13, .02) Intelligent**   .29 (.11, .04) Intelligent**
  -.25 (-.10, .03) Conscientious**   
  .16 (.06, .02) Emotional**   
Borderline .43 .54 (.30, .03) Unsocial** .26 .52 (.25, .05) Emotional**
  .17 (.07, .02) Emotional**   
  -.14 (-.07, .03) Intelligent*   
Histrionic .32 .47 (.15, .02) Unsocial** .18 .44 (.11, .03) Emotional**
  .21 (.05, .02) Emotional**   
Narcissistic .38 .54 (.25, .03) Unsocial** .14 .35 (.11, .04) Intelligent**
  .36 (.13, .02) Intelligent**   .34 (.13, .05) Unsocial**
  -.26 (-.12, .03) Agreeable**   
Avoidant .36 .60 (.35, .03) Unsocial** .17 .43 (.22, .06) Unsocial**
Dependent .39 .54 (.29, .03) Unsocial** .15 .36 (.22, .06) Unsocial**
  -.22 (-.09, .02) Conscientious**   
Obsessive-Compulsive .19 .48 (.16, .03) Conscientious** .24 .57 (.17, .04) Conscientious**
  .30 (.13, .03) Unsocial**   -.25 (-.06, .03) Intelligent*
  -.20 (-.08, .03) Agreeable*   
Passive-Aggressive .36 .45 (.37, .06) Unsocial** .21 .43 (.22, .06) Unsocial**
  -.25 (-.11, .04) Agreeable*   .36 (.15, .05) Intelligent**
  .24 (.09, .03) Intelligent*   -.25 (-.12, .06) Conscientious*
  -.22 (-.09, .03) Conscientious**   
  1. Note: * p < .05, ** p < .01; βs valued larger than .30 were bolded for clarity; B and standardized error (SE) were unstandardized coefficients