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Table 4 Credible intervals of each parameter

From: A statistical analysis of the characteristics of the intended curriculum for Japanese primary science and its relationship to the attained curriculum

  N (0,1) N (0,2.25) N (0,4) N (0,5)
95 % CI 95 % CI 95 % CI 95 % CI
Lower 2.5 % Upper 2.5 % Lower 2.5 % Upper 2.5 % Lower 2.5 % Upper 2.5 % Lower 2.5 % Upper 2.5 %
Factor loadings
 FA_ BY
  SC408AAB 0.898 3.015 1.199 4.503 1.349 5.876 1.436 6.563
  SC408AAC 0.947 3.095 1.252 4.536 1.420 5.854 1.528 6.437
  SC408AAD 0.437 2.126 0.569 3.086 0.645 4.025 0.688 4.497
  SC408AAE −0.113 1.283 −0.054 1.607 −0.049 1.811 −0.042 1.891
  SC408AAF −0.904 0.613 −1.048 0.677 −1.145 0.709 −1.180 0.726
  SC408AAG −0.956 0.427 −1.132 0.519 −1.273 0.645 −1.354 0.675
 FB_ BY
  SC408ABB 0.531 2.409 0.329 3.391 0.022 4.380 0.010 4.857
  SC408ABC 0.664 2.754 0.347 3.835 −0.092 4.816 −0.178 5.277
  SC408ABD 0.298 1.921 0.242 2.693 0.057 3.467 0.032 3.869
  SC408ABE −0.227 1.158 −0.306 1.449 −0.391 1.701 −0.423 1.836
  SC408ABF −0.794 0.709 −0.919 0.831 −0.978 0.964 −1.003 1.052
  SC408ABG −0.857 1.097 −1.180 1.210 −1.572 1.326 −1.727 1.384
 FC_ BY
  SC408ACB 0.764 2.873 0.958 4.220 1.064 5.467 1.123 6.042
  SC408ACC 0.837 3.053 1.067 4.480 1.181 5.825 1.246 6.443
  SC408ACD 0.430 1.971 0.337 2.381 0.163 2.672 0.135 2.801
  SC408ACE 0.170 1.738 −0.028 2.175 −0.252 2.507 −0.296 2.640
  SC408ACF −0.601 0.797 −0.836 0.788 −1.134 0.764 −1.193 0.761
  SC408ACG −1.426 0.371 −1.842 0.305 −2.207 0.247 −2.351 0.232
 FD_ BY
  SC408ADB 0.395 1.970 0.462 2.798 0.459 3.680 0.496 4.093
  SC408ADC 0.918 3.124 0.836 4.350 0.537 5.442 0.568 5.999
  SC408ADD 0.389 1.882 0.345 2.417 0.243 3.004 0.234 3.295
  SC408ADE 0.183 1.968 0.139 2.749 0.030 3.466 0.036 3.796
  SC408ADF −0.628 0.906 −0.852 1.017 −1.156 1.097 −1.283 1.141
  SC408ADG −0.922 0.709 −1.170 0.821 −1.380 0.907 −1.468 0.937
 FE_ BY
  SC408AEB 0.894 2.826 1.169 4.084 1.348 5.231 1.433 5.794
  SC408AEC 0.794 2.668 1.061 3.916 1.253 5.146 1.347 5.706
  SC408AED 0.927 3.120 1.051 4.415 1.091 5.608 1.129 6.160
  SC408AEE 0.024 1.509 0.085 2.110 0.132 2.682 0.159 2.996
  SC408AEF −0.494 0.803 −0.532 0.982 −0.581 1.104 −0.602 1.164
  SC408AEG −0.741 0.511 −0.741 0.608 −0.747 0.681 −0.746 0.714
 FF_ BY
  SC408AFB 1.177 3.423 1.399 4.854 1.483 6.154 1.551 6.787
  SC408AFC 0.795 2.670 0.913 3.701 0.918 4.682 0.928 5.166
  SC408AFD 0.986 3.068 1.230 4.382 1.373 5.610 1.441 6.231
  SC408AFE 0.490 2.093 0.670 3.019 0.798 4.054 0.843 4.530
  SC408AFF −0.084 1.119 −0.006 1.366 0.041 1.541 0.055 1.598
  SC408AFG −0.138 0.897 −0.065 1.128 −0.020 1.387 −0.006 1.479
 F_B BY
  SC408AAB −0.190 1.995 −0.449 2.910 −0.632 3.882 −0.726 4.288
  SC408ABB −0.316 1.287 −0.427 2.279 −0.507 3.454 −0.564 3.911
  SC408ACB −0.690 1.127 −1.017 1.975 −1.248 2.934 −1.363 3.316
  SC408ADB −0.257 1.233 −0.467 1.791 −0.623 2.425 −0.731 2.654
  SC408AEB −0.243 1.521 −0.346 2.415 −0.398 3.441 −0.430 3.876
  SC408AFB −0.222 2.289 −0.442 3.410 −0.612 4.648 −0.679 5.191
 F_C BY
  SC408AAC −0.128 2.189 −0.307 3.180 −0.375 4.253 −0.401 4.700
  SC408ABC −0.084 1.835 −0.146 2.979 −0.136 4.224 −0.155 4.723
  SC408ACC −0.701 1.226 −1.058 2.121 −1.370 3.114 −1.477 3.494
  SC408ADC −0.688 1.171 −0.937 2.038 −1.194 2.955 −1.313 3.297
  SC408AEC −0.263 1.507 −0.392 2.354 −0.455 3.254 −0.512 3.661
  SC408AFC −0.208 2.214 −0.382 3.205 −0.459 4.222 −0.494 4.643
 F_D BY
  SC408AAD 0.141 2.227 0.048 3.203 0.143 4.116 0.169 4.531
  SC408ABD 0.011 1.618 −0.038 2.602 0.048 3.764 0.060 4.245
  SC408ACD −0.291 1.116 −0.353 1.632 −0.384 2.168 −0.396 2.345
  SC408ADD −0.222 1.096 −0.267 1.654 −0.264 2.307 −0.271 2.622
  SC408AED −0.630 1.102 −0.829 1.884 −0.906 2.792 −0.946 3.217
  SC408AFD 0.014 2.152 −0.083 2.958 −0.114 3.810 −0.131 4.168
 F_E BY
  SC408AAE 0.505 2.238 0.541 2.755 0.572 3.160 0.579 3.318
  SC408ABE 0.522 2.115 0.658 2.842 0.728 3.480 0.746 3.727
  SC408ACE 0.425 2.038 0.580 2.813 0.670 3.434 0.691 3.696
  SC408ADE 0.777 2.764 1.086 4.073 1.290 5.287 1.366 5.862
  SC408AEE 0.668 2.544 0.957 3.707 1.147 4.817 1.227 5.330
  SC408AFE 0.191 1.677 0.181 2.170 0.177 2.713 0.171 2.959
 F_F BY
  SC408AAF 0.733 2.616 0.790 3.429 0.805 4.112 0.803 4.398
  SC408ABF 0.818 2.578 0.963 3.471 1.033 4.237 1.052 4.577
  SC408ACF 0.623 2.064 0.737 2.642 0.804 3.118 0.825 3.311
  SC408ADF 0.800 2.520 0.953 3.489 1.046 4.470 1.076 4.961
  SC408AEF 0.613 2.147 0.717 2.810 0.783 3.417 0.803 3.698
  SC408AFF 0.560 1.984 0.589 2.387 0.600 2.683 0.600 2.782
 F_G BY
  SC408AAG 0.744 2.545 0.901 3.496 0.990 4.381 1.028 4.780
  SC408ABG 1.175 3.338 1.440 4.668 1.638 5.903 1.729 6.510
  SC408ACG 1.189 3.286 1.466 4.563 1.641 5.711 1.709 6.265
  SC408ADG 0.952 2.756 1.138 3.693 1.252 4.542 1.290 4.909
  SC408AEG 0.478 1.769 0.532 2.047 0.566 2.233 0.576 2.293
  SC408AFG 0.343 1.419 0.364 1.625 0.377 1.806 0.382 1.881
Correlations between factors
 FB_ WITH
  FA_ −0.070 0.892 −0.459 0.836 −0.679 0.807 −0.673 0.799
 FC_ WITH
  FA_ 0.323 0.932 0.073 0.898 −0.101 0.878 −0.108 0.872
  FB_ 0.471 0.956 0.110 0.935 −0.195 0.919 −0.224 0.914
 FD_ WITH
  FA_ 0.133 0.903 −0.142 0.850 −0.319 0.822 −0.312 0.816
  FB_ 0.555 0.963 0.210 0.950 −0.129 0.940 −0.147 0.937
  FC_ 0.569 0.960 0.328 0.944 0.119 0.931 0.102 0.927
 FE_ WITH
  FA_ 0.489 0.955 0.297 0.926 0.134 0.898 0.101 0.889
  FB_ −0.230 0.804 −0.511 0.724 −0.693 0.686 −0.693 0.676
  FC_ 0.114 0.875 −0.061 0.823 −0.196 0.801 −0.211 0.795
  FD_ 0.013 0.825 −0.170 0.757 −0.337 0.730 −0.356 0.722
 FF_ WITH
  FA_ 0.557 0.958 0.466 0.940 0.394 0.929 0.382 0.927
  FB_ −0.262 0.804 −0.549 0.732 −0.719 0.699 −0.711 0.689
  FC_ 0.044 0.873 −0.151 0.811 −0.276 0.782 −0.286 0.774
  FD_ −0.021 0.826 −0.189 0.766 −0.322 0.744 −0.326 0.739
  FE_ 0.684 0.968 0.554 0.955 0.451 0.943 0.422 0.938
 F_C WITH
  F_B −0.385 0.975 −0.497 0.966 −0.469 0.963 −0.479 0.962
 F_D WITH
  F_B −0.411 0.974 −0.481 0.960 −0.446 0.952 −0.442 0.949
  F_C −0.222 0.974 −0.324 0.959 −0.268 0.952 −0.274 0.950
 F_E WITH
  F_B −0.543 0.967 −0.589 0.939 −0.532 0.923 −0.537 0.918
  F_C −0.360 0.969 −0.397 0.948 −0.348 0.936 −0.343 0.932
  F_D 0.202 0.968 0.060 0.944 0.098 0.931 0.096 0.925
 F_F WITH
  F_B −0.563 0.973 −0.591 0.957 −0.499 0.937 −0.502 0.928
  F_C −0.396 0.972 −0.396 0.952 −0.325 0.928 −0.325 0.917
  F_D 0.167 0.972 −0.001 0.953 0.070 0.931 0.061 0.921
  F_E 0.445 0.963 0.384 0.916 0.368 0.894 0.359 0.887
 F_G WITH
  F_B −0.565 0.974 −0.596 0.957 −0.498 0.938 −0.506 0.928
  F_C −0.379 0.974 −0.387 0.956 −0.313 0.936 −0.316 0.926
  F_D 0.157 0.973 −0.068 0.955 0.014 0.934 0.011 0.924
  F_E 0.482 0.964 0.420 0.919 0.403 0.894 0.395 0.886
  F_F 0.792 0.974 0.751 0.962 0.731 0.955 0.724 0.953
Thresholds
 SC408AAB −0.822 0.540 −1.109 0.761 −1.383 0.969 −1.517 1.060
 SC408AAC −1.098 0.330 −1.515 0.445 −1.928 0.552 −2.117 0.598
 SC408AAD −1.260 −0.001 −1.713 −0.019 −2.165 −0.033 −2.381 −0.038
 SC408AAE −1.720 −0.449 −2.037 −0.500 −2.296 −0.531 −2.394 −0.542
 SC408AAF −1.521 −0.262 −1.851 −0.298 −2.126 −0.318 −2.237 −0.323
 SC408AAG −1.088 0.041 −1.392 0.015 −1.654 0.001 −1.772 0.000
 SC408ABB 0.473 1.791 0.549 2.390 0.607 3.048 0.629 3.392
 SC408ABC −0.565 0.683 −0.760 0.857 −0.945 1.029 −1.038 1.108
 SC408ABD −1.014 0.072 −1.347 0.074 −1.706 0.087 −1.875 0.093
 SC408ABE −1.487 −0.322 −1.857 −0.374 −2.173 −0.410 −2.301 −0.422
 SC408ABF −0.972 0.167 −1.234 0.162 −1.464 0.151 −1.563 0.150
 SC408ABG −0.828 0.536 −1.129 0.630 −1.422 0.714 −1.570 0.755
 SC408ACB −0.232 0.969 −0.314 1.336 −0.398 1.704 −0.430 1.880
 SC408ACC −0.447 0.807 −0.608 1.118 −0.760 1.436 −0.826 1.574
 SC408ACD −0.813 0.176 −0.906 0.201 −0.987 0.221 −1.026 0.227
 SC408ACE −1.235 −0.082 −1.508 −0.088 −1.742 −0.096 −1.843 −0.099
 SC408ACF −0.481 0.502 −0.585 0.539 −0.688 0.563 −0.727 0.572
 SC408ACG −0.490 0.871 −0.735 1.014 −0.981 1.111 −1.094 1.163
 SC408ADB 0.875 2.310 0.994 3.006 1.079 3.776 1.113 4.130
 SC408ADC 0.298 1.748 0.357 2.306 0.391 2.829 0.404 3.082
 SC408ADD −0.110 0.839 −0.127 0.979 −0.141 1.147 −0.147 1.234
 SC408ADE −1.106 0.219 −1.553 0.243 −2.004 0.247 −2.221 0.249
 SC408ADF −0.415 0.693 −0.572 0.781 −0.735 0.863 −0.811 0.900
 SC408ADG −0.375 0.816 −0.516 0.935 −0.651 1.021 −0.706 1.051
 SC408AEB 0.795 2.467 0.989 3.363 1.154 4.227 1.220 4.615
 SC408AEC 0.453 1.899 0.545 2.588 0.626 3.294 0.655 3.624
 SC408AED −0.711 0.582 −0.920 0.761 −1.124 0.944 −1.232 1.031
 SC408AEE −1.718 −0.359 −2.398 −0.477 −3.053 −0.576 −3.367 −0.620
 SC408AEF −0.832 0.189 −1.039 0.178 −1.225 0.171 −1.309 0.169
 SC408AEG −0.654 0.241 −0.744 0.229 −0.811 0.222 −0.834 0.219
 SC408AFB −0.331 1.239 −0.456 1.650 −0.597 2.029 −0.674 2.195
 SC408AFC −0.491 0.834 −0.648 1.063 −0.808 1.265 −0.879 1.351
 SC408AFD −1.206 0.250 −1.612 0.311 −1.997 0.364 −2.185 0.387
 SC408AFE −1.287 −0.100 −1.640 −0.128 −2.006 −0.139 −2.178 −0.140
 SC408AFF −0.643 0.360 −0.789 0.352 −0.899 0.343 −0.938 0.341
 SC408AFG −0.340 0.503 −0.389 0.520 −0.430 0.540 −0.445 0.547
  1. FA_: major body structures and their functions in humans and other organisms
  2. FB_: life cycles and reproduction in plants and animals
  3. FC_: physical features, behavior, and survival of organisms living in different environments
  4. FD_: relationships in a given community
  5. FE_: changes in environments
  6. FF_: human health
  7. F_B: grade 1, F_C: grade 2, F_D: grade 3, F_E: grade 4, F_F: grade 5, F_G: grade 6