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Table 1 Factor loadings Numbers indicate the degree of correlation between factor and trait.

From: Stability of exploratory multivariate data modeling in longitudinal data

Trait time1 time2 time3 time4
Factor 1     
   Triglycerides -0.368 -0.293 -0.291 0.773
   Fasting glucose 0.384 0.174 0.155 0.311
   HDL 1.000 0.975 0.966 -0.863
   Total cholesterol 0.135 0.318 0.629 0.140
   BMI -0.100 -0.100 -0.377 0.466
   Systolic blood pressure 0.162 0.174 0.209 0.205
   Risk of high blood pressure 0.193 0.533 0.118 0.617
   Alcohol consumption 0.116 0.217 0.336 -0.105
   Cigarette consumption -0.132 -0.203 -0.185 0.122
Factor 2     
   Triglycerides 0.917 0.609 0.835 0.231
   Fasting glucose - 0.329 0.33 0.166
   HDL - -0.155 -0.185 0.122
   Total cholesterol 0.396 0.787 0.122 0.986
   BMI 0.147 0.987 0.253 0.203
   Systolic blood pressure 0.615 0.221 0.419 0.973
   Risk of high blood pressure 0.612 - 0.669 0.13
   Alcohol consumption 0.203 0.402 0.173 0.13
   Cigarette consumption 0.137 0.332 0.142 -
Factor 3     
   Triglycerides 0.154 0.216 0.226 0.116
   Fasting glucose - 0.202 0.363 0.145
   HDL - 0.128 -0.133 0.21
   Total cholesterol - - - -
   BMI 0.445 - 0.651 0.13
   Systolic blood pressure 0.312 0.498 0.22 0.108
   Risk of high blood pressure - - - -
   Alcohol consumption 0.369 - - 0.137
   Cigarette consumption -0.169 - -0.328 -
Factor 4     
   Triglycerides - 0.134 - -
   Fasting glucose - - - -
   HDL - - 0.12 0.264
   Total cholesterol - - - -
   BMI -0.192 - - -
   Systolic blood pressure - - - -
   Risk of high blood pressure - - - -
   Alcohol consumption - - - 0.565
   Cigarette consumption 0.337 - - -