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VIA Youth-103 (Age 8-12) Psychometrics

The following are the coefficient alpha reliability estimates for each scale:

Strength α
Appreciation of Beauty and Excellence 0.79
Bravery 0.74
Creativity 0.72
Curiosity 0.72
Fairness 0.69
Forgiveness 0.82
Gratitude 0.75
Honesty 0.78
Hope 0.75
Humility 0.74
Humor 0.83
Judgment 0.76
Kindness 0.72
Leadership 0.81
Love 0.76
Love of Learning 0.82
Perseverance 0.76
Perspective 0.62
Prudence 0.74
Self-Regulation 0.68
Social Intelligence 0.64
Spirituality* 0.86
Teamwork 0.77
Zest 0.72

*Initial, preliminary version

VIA Youth-103 Citation

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VIA Youth- 96 Languages

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