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Table 11 Final items per country

From: Adaptation and validation of social accountability measures in the context of contraceptive services in Ghana and Tanzania

Tanzania Ghana
No Item CFA Factor loading Standard Error Variance No Item CFA Factor loading Standard Error Variance
Knowledge of Health Rights
XSU038 A healthcare provider can refuse to provide me family planning services because of who I am. (reverse-coded)    XSU038 A healthcare provider can refuse to provide me family planning services because of who I am. (reverse-coded)   
XSU039 The government ensures that family planning methods (Ghana) or services (Tanzania) are free of cost. 0.6 0.64 XSU039 The government ensures that family planning methods (Ghana) or services (Tanzania) are free of cost.   
XSU040 I have the right to privacy during my family planning visit. 0.69 0.52 XSU040 I have the right to privacy during my family planning visit. 0.53 0.72
XSU041 The healthcare provider should not share my information with other people. 0.64 0.46 XSU041 The healthcare provider should not share my information with other people. 0.44 0.8
XSU042 If I am unhappy with the care I received, I know there are ways to make a complaint.    XSU042 If I am unhappy with the care I received, I know there are ways to make a complaint. 0.7 0.5
XSU043 Healthcare providers must answer all my health related questions. 0.73 0.46 XSU043 Healthcare providers must answer all my health related questions. 0.7 0.51
XSU044 Healthcare providers should inform me about the different family planning options. 0.77 0.4 XSU044 Healthcare providers should inform me about the different family planning options. 0.54 0.71
XSU045 I can refuse any family planning method offered if I do not want to use it.    XSU045 I can refuse any family planning method offered if I do not want to use it.   
Mistreatment by Health workers
XSU065 I felt like I could discuss my problems, question and concerns with the health care provider without feeling embarrassed.    XSU065 I felt like I could discuss my problems, question and concerns with the health care provider without feeling embarrassed.   
XSU066 One of the providers or staff refused to offer me the service I wanted to receive. (reverse-coded) 0.76 0.42 XSU066 One of the providers or staff refused to offer me the service I wanted to receive. (reverse-coded) 0.71 0.5
XSU067 The provider ignored my request or my preferences today. 0.82 0.33 XSU067 The provider ignored my request or my preferences today. 0.86 0.26
XSU068 I felt like the provider did not listen to what I was saying (reverse-coded) 0.73 0.47 XSU068 I felt like the provider did not listen to what I was saying (reverse-coded) 0.66 0.56
XSU069 A provider strongly encouraged me to use one family planning that was different to the one I wanted (reverse-coded) 0.56 0.69 XSU069 A provider strongly encouraged me to use one family planning that was different to the one I wanted (reverse-coded) 0.6 0.64
XSU070 I have the right to choose my family planning method.    XSU070 I have the right to choose my family planning method.   
Perception of quality services
XSU077 The staff at this health facility have high quality family planning services. 0.74 0.45 XSU077 The staff at this health facility have high quality family planning services. 0.62 0.61
XSU078 The staff at this health facility ensures privacy and confidentiality when providing services. 0.81 0.35 XSU078 The staff at this health facility ensures privacy and confidentiality when providing services. 0.81 0.35
XSU079 The health facility is clean. 0.53 0.73 XSU079 The health facility is clean. 0.57 0.68
XSU080 At this health facility, if women choose, they can bring their husband/partner for the family planning consultation.    XSU080 At this health facility, if women choose, they can bring their husband/partner for the family planning consultation.   
XSU081 At this health facility, if women choose, they can bring a family member or friend for the family planning consultation.    XSU081 At this health facility, if women choose, they can bring a family member or friend for the family planning consultation.   
XSU082 Unmarried women can access family planning and reproductive health service at the health facility.    XSU082 Unmarried women can access family planning and reproductive health service at the health facility.   
Women’s participation in h/h decision-making
XSU046 First, would you tell me which member of your household usually makes decisions about your health care?    XSU046 First, would you tell me which member of your household usually makes decisions about your health care?   0.49
XSU047 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about making large household purchases?    XSU047 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about making large household purchases? 0.75 0.44
XSU048 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about making household purchases for daily needs? 0.55 0.7 XSU048 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about making household purchases for daily needs? 0.8 0.36
XSU049 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about when you will visit family/relatives/friends?    XSU049 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about when you will visit family/relatives/friends? 0.83 0.32
XSU050 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about when your whole household will visit family/relatives/friends?    XSU050 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about when your whole household will visit family/relatives/friends? 0.74 0.45
XSU051 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about how to use the money that you bring into the household? 0.66 0.56 XSU051 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about how to use the money that you bring into the household? 0.73 0.47
XSU052 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about how to use the money your husband/partner brings into the household?    XSU052 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about how to use the money your husband/partner brings into the household? 0.64 0.59
XSU053 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about whether you or you and your husband/partner use family planning? 0.79 0.36 XSU053 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about whether you or you and your husband/partner use family planning?   
XSU054 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about where you will receive family planning? 0.84 0.29 XSU054 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about where you will receive family planning?   
XSU055 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about if you will be tested for the AIDS virus? 0.77 0.41 XSU055 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about if you will be tested for the AIDS virus?   
XSU056 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about how many children you will have? 0.63 0.6 XSU056 Which member of your household usually makes decisions about how many children you will have? 0.59 0.66
Self efficacy with health care providers
XSU057 After your consultation with the health care provider today, do you know what your reproductive and family planning options are?    XSU057 After your consultation with the health care provider today, do you know what your reproductive and family planning options are? 0.73 0.47
XSU058 After your consultation with the health care provider today, do you feel that you can act on your choice for family planning?    XSU058 After your consultation with the health care provider today, do you feel that you can act on your choice for family planning? 0.87 0.24
XSU059 Do you know what help you need to make a decision?    XSU059 Do you know what help you need to make a decision? 0.54 0.71
Ability to atttend community meetings
XSU071 How sure are you that you could attend a community meeting if your family did not support you to participate? 0.85 0.28 XSU071 How sure are you that you could attend a community meeting if your family did not support you to participate? 0.88 0.21
XSU072 How sure are you that you could attend a community meeting if your family said you could not go? 0.92 0.15 XSU072 How sure are you that you could attend a community meeting if your family said you could not go? 0.93 0.14
XSU073 How sure are you that you could attend a community meeting if your family would not help with your household duties so that you could attend? 0.65 0.57 XSU073 How sure are you that you could attend a community meeting if your family would not help with your household duties so that you could attend? 0.79 0.38
Ability to participate in community meetings
XSU074 How sure are you that you could express your opinion at a community meeting? 0.68 0.54 XSU074 How sure are you that you could express your opinion at a community meeting? 0.58 0.66
XSU075 How sure are you that you could express your opinion at a community meeting if a few people did not agree with what you were saying? 0.95 0.09 XSU075 How sure are you that you could express your opinion at a community meeting if a few people did not agree with what you were saying? 0.9 0.18
XSU076 How sure are you that you could express your opinion at a community meeting if many people did not agree with what you were saying? 0.91 0.17 XSU076 How sure are you that you could express your opinion at a community meeting if many people did not agree with what you were saying? 0.82 0.33
Awareness of accountabilty mechanisms
XSU083 Today, if I went to the clinic I believe I could get family planning I wanted without facing any barriers of cost, age and marital status.    XSU083 Today, if I went to the clinic I believe I could get family planning I wanted without facing any barriers of cost, age and marital status.   
XSU084 Anyone outside of the clinic, like friends or community members, can help you access your right to quality family planning services.    XSU084 Anyone outside of the clinic, like friends or community members, can help you access your right to quality family planning services.   
XSU085 Health providers and district government officials can directly influence the quality of your local family planning services? 0.63 0.6 XSU085 Health providers and district government officials can directly influence the quality of your local family planning services? 0.52 0.73
XSU086 Challenging people of influence is the best way to change family planning services in the clinic. 0.86 0.26 XSU086 Challenging people of influence is the best way to change family planning services in the clinic. 0.48 0.77
XSU087 Collaboration with people of influence is the best way to change family planning services in the clinic. 0.84 0.84 XSU087 Collaboration with people of influence is the best way to change family planning services in the clinic. 0.96 0.08
Mutual responsibility for and support of services (all items)
XSU099 Who could have the most impact on making sure that women are treated with respect by health workers?    XSU099 Who could have the most impact on making sure that women are treated with respect by health workers? 0.6 0.64
XSU100 Who could have the most impact on making sure that women have transportation to the hospital for permanent methods of contraception? 0.57 0.68 XSU100 Who could have the most impact on making sure that women have transportation to the hospital for permanent methods of contraception? 0.6 0.64
XSU101 Who could have the most impact on increasing the number of days a health worker visits your community? 0.67 0.56 XSU101 Who could have the most impact on increasing the number of days a health worker visits your community? 0.8 0.36
XSU102 Who could have the most impact on making sure the poorest and most vulnerable women in the community receive care? 0.41 0.83 XSU102 Who could have the most impact on making sure the poorest and most vulnerable women in the community receive care? 0.87 0.24
XSU103 Who could have the most impact on getting funding to improve health services in this community?    XSU103 Who could have the most impact on getting funding to improve health services in this community? 0.71 0.46
Collective efficacy
XSU088 How sure are you that the people in your community could work together to improve family planning services in this community? 0.75 0.44 XSU088 How sure are you that the people in your community could work together to improve family planning services in this community? 0.75 0.44
XSU089 How sure are you that the people in your community could work together to improve how women are treated at the health facility? 0.87 0.24 XSU089 How sure are you that the people in your community could work together to improve how women are treated at the health facility? 0.85 0.28
XSU090 How sure are you that the people in your community could work together to obtain government services and entitlements? 0.77 0.41 XSU090 How sure are you that the people in your community could work together to obtain government services and entitlements? 0.55 0.7
XSU091 How sure are you that the people in your community could work together to improve the health and well-being of women in this community? 0.77 0.41 XSU091 How sure are you that the people in your community could work together to improve the health and well-being of women in this community? 0.63 0.61
Community Support in the time of crisis
XSU092 How sure are you that there is someone in your community, apart from your immediate family, who you could go to for advice?    XSU092 How sure are you that there is someone in your community, apart from your immediate family, who you could go to for advice? 0.6 0.64
XSU093 How sure are you that there is someone in your community, apart from your immediate family, who could take you to the clinic? 0.57 0.67 XSU093 How sure are you that there is someone in your community, apart from your immediate family, who could take you to the clinic? 0.66 0.57
XSU094 How sure are you that there is someone in your community, apart from your immediate family, who would help care for your children or household while you are away? 0.72 0.48 XSU094 How sure are you that there is someone in your community, apart from your immediate family, who would help care for your children or household while you are away? 0.56 0.69
XSU095 How sure are you that there is someone in your community, apart from your immediate family, who would loan you money for transport? 0.44 0.8 XSU095 How sure are you that there is someone in your community, apart from your immediate family, who would loan you money for transport? 0.51 0.74