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Table 2 Mean level of adherence to images of God, attitudes towards death and SWB

From: Images of God and attitudes towards death in relation to spiritual wellbeing: an exploratory side study of the EORTC QLQ-SWB32 validation study in palliative cancer patients

  Different scales Mean SD Score ≥ 3,5 (total)
Images of God (5 point scale) Personal God 2,75 1,42 18 (50)
Non-personal God 2,70 0,75 24 (49)
Unknowable God 3,23 1,18 19 (46)
Attitudes towards death (5 point scale) Explicitly religious 2,53 1,34  
Agnostic/Atheistic 3,35 0,96  
Reincarnation 2,17 1,08  
Community 2,43 1,24  
Continuation 2,70 1,27  
Spiritual wellbeing scales (4 point scale) Existential wellbeing 2,96 ,59  
Relation to Self 3,05 ,54  
Relation to Others 3,30 ,50  
Relation to Something Greater 2,40 ,73  
Relation to God (1-item scale for ‘believers’ n = 29 completed this scale) 2,38 1,02