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Table 1 Means and standard deviations by BPF classification for age, current affect, and borderline personality scores

From: Exploration of emotion regulation experiences associated with borderline personality features in a non-clinical sample

  Low BPF group High BPF group t-tests to compare groups
  Mean S.D Mean S.D
Age 25.88 6.69 23.08 7.10 t(27) = 1.09, p = .285
Positive affect 30.25 6.69 29.92 4.46 t(27) = .151, p=. 881
Negative affect 14.31 3.46 16.77 5.29 t(27) = 1.51, p = .144
PDQ-ASa 2.31 1.85 2.46 1.39 t(27) = .25, p = .806
PDQ-HSa 3.31 1.85 2.15 1.28 t(27) = 1.95, p = .062
PDQ-NSa 2.31 1.92 1.61 1.04 t(27) = .59, p = .558
PDQ-BORa 3.31 1.19 6.46 1.33 t(27) = 6.71, p < .01
PAI-BORb 34.40 6.91 48.62 7.84 t(27) = 5.17, p = < .01
  1. Note. a PDQ personality diagnostic questionnaire, AS anti-social scale, HS histrionic scale, NS narcissistic scale, BOR borderline scale. b PAI-BOR personality assessment inventory borderline scale