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Table 3 Descriptive statistics for each variable

From: Pseudoscientific beliefs and psychopathological risks increase after COVID-19 social quarantine

Scales Measures Means Standard deviation 95% Credible intervala
Lower Upper
Pseudoscientific beliefs Pre-test 12.805 8.529 11.528 14.081
Post test 17.557 6.668 16.560 18.555
Visual and auditory perception Pre-test 35.368 11.398 33.662 37.073
Post test 36.356 12.253 34.523 38.190
Touch perception Pre-test 17.345 5.291 16.553 18.137
Post test 21.034 6.582 20.050 22.019
Olfactory perception Pre-test 16.925 4.683 16.225 17.626
Post test 19.632 5.453 18.816 20.448
Taste perception Pre-test 8.879 2.610 8.489 9.270
Post test 10.615 3.475 10.095 11.135
Cenesthetic perception Pre-test 25.856 6.978 24.812 26.900
Post test 31.310 7.564 30.178 32.442
Paranoid experience Pre-test 5.805 1.874 5.524 6.085
Post test 9.201 2.964 8.758 9.645
Positive dimension Pre-test 28.448 5.006 27.699 29.197
Post test 31.885 5.758 31.023 32.747
Negative dimension Pre-test 24.862 6.839 23.839 25.885
Post test 24.460 6.623 23.469 25.451
Depressive dimension Pre-test 14.879 5.003 14.131 15.628
Post test 24.408 3.983 23.812 25.004
  1. aCredible interval was taken from the Bayesian analyses