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Assessing construct validity of the Grit-S in Chinese employees

Zhong, Chuxian; Wang, Mengcheng; Shou, Yiyun; Ren, Fen; Zhang, Xintong; Li, Mingshu; Yang, Wendeng


This research examined the psychometric properties and construct validity of the Short Grit Scale (Grit-S) in Chinese insurance employees (N = 2,363; 37% males; mean age = 35.14). Exploratory factor analysis and confirmatory factor analysis (CFA) were used to determine the factor structure of the Grit-S. The resulting model was tested by multi-group CFA for the factorial invariance of the Grit-S across genders and age groups. Results showed that the Grit-S could be best explained by a...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018-12-21
Type: Journal article
Source: PLOS ONE (Public Library of Science)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0209319
Access Rights: Open Access


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