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Table 3 Model fit results from CFAs of RCADS-25 and the RCADS-20 subscales (N = 69,487)

From: Psychometric evaluation of two short versions of the Revised Child Anxiety and Depression Scale

 RCADS-25RCADS-20a
Broad anxietyMDD-10MDD-5
One-factorBi-factorOne-factorOne-factor
CFIb0.810.980.890.97
TLIb0.920.990.940.97
RMSEAb0.080.030.090.08
SRMR0.070.030.060.04
  1. CFAs Confirmatory factor analyses, RCADS Revised Child Anxiety and Depression Scale, MDD Major depressive disorder, CFI Comparative fit index, TLI Tucker-Lewis index, RMSEA Root mean square error of approximation, SRMR Standardized root mean square residual
  2. a The broad anxiety scale of the RCADS-20 is equal to the broad anxiety scale of the RCADS-25
  3. b The scaled indices are used to correct for non-normality of the data