Validity and Reliability of the Suicide Resilience Inventory-Korean Version for Korean University Students

대학생을 대상으로 한 한국어판 자살극복력 측정도구의 신뢰도와 타당도

  • Received : 2015.10.16
  • Accepted : 2016.01.05
  • Published : 2016.01.31


The aim of this study was to test the validity and reliability of the Suicide Resilience Inventory-Korean version. Data were collected from 266 university students in Jeonbuk, South Korea. The Suicide Resilience Inventory-Korean version Suicide Resilience Inventory-25 was developed, and the collected data were analyzed using confirmatory factor analysis and Cronbach's alpha. Confirmatory factor analysis showed that The Suicide Resilience Inventory-Korean version(SRI-K) had factor loadings of the 19 items on the three subscales from 0.442 to 0.767. The three subscales model was validated by confirmatory factor analysis (RMSEA<.08, $CFI{\geq}.9$). The internal consistency with a Cronbach's alpha was reliable with a total scale of 0.943. These findings show that the SRI-K has satisfactory construct validity and reliability to measure the ability to effectively overcome and to flexibly cope with the suicide risk.


Factor analysis;Reliability and validity;Resilience;Suicide


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