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Table 4 Consistency for each question: r score and P value

From: The developed Arabic version of the Hearing Handicap Inventory for the Elderly

QuestionTotal score
rP value
1. Did your use the telephone become less than the in past because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.581< 0.001
2. Did you become feeling embarrassed when you meet strange persons because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.569< 0.001
3. Did you become avoiding dealing with big groups of people because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.496< 0.001
4. Did you become feeling more irritable than in the past because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.543< 0.001
5. Did you become feeling frustrated when you talk to your family members because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.470< 0.001
6. Do you face difficulties when you are present in social occasions because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.479< 0.001
7. Did you become feeling difficulties in understanding the matters well because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.570< 0.001
8. Do you face a difficulty during talking to you in low voice because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.443< 0.001
9. Did you become feeling any kind of handicap in your life because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.524< 0.001
10. Did you become feeling difficulties during visiting your relative and acquaints because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.771< 0.001
11. Did attending your religious rituals become less than in the past because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.431< 0.001
12. Did you become more nervous and effervescent than in the past because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.518< 0.001
13. Did your visitings to your relatives and acquaints become less than in the past because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.656< 0.001
14. Did the engagement in a debate with your family members become more because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.536< 0.001
15. Do you face a difficult when you hear the voice of the radio or television because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.511< 0.001
16. Did your going to the market become less than in the past because of not hearing or discriminating to the voices well?0.597< 0.001
17. Did you become feeling more annoyed and disturbed more than in the past because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.607< 0.001
18. Did you become wishing to be alone because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.611< 0.001
19. Did the talking to your family individuals become less than in the past because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.595< 0.001
20. Do you face difficulties and obstacles that affect your personal or social life because of not hearing or discriminating to the voices well?0.624< 0.001
21. Do you face difficulties when you are in the restaurants or the crowded eating places because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.504< 0.001
22. Do you become feeling more frustrated or depressed more than in the past because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.477< 0.001
23. Did your listening to the voice of the radio or the television become less than in the past because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.540< 0.001
24. Did you become feeling discomfort during talking to the friends or acquaints because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.606< 0.001
25. Did you become feeling disregarded and isolated during your presence with the people because of not hearing or discriminating the voices well?0.549< 0.001