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Table 2 Clinical levels of KPCS scores according to risk status and infant age at the time of assessment

From: Maternal confidence after birth in at-risk and not-at-risk mothers: internal and external validity of the Danish version of the Karitane Parenting Confidence Scale (KPCS)

  All At-risk Not-at-risk
2 months 6 months 2 months 6 months 2 months 6 months
N % N % N % N % N % N %
Non-clinical range 511 74 596 86 113 55 161 78 398 82 435 89
Mild clinical range 139 20 78 11 62 30 32 15 77 16 46 9
Moderate clinical range 35 5 16 2 28 14 11 5 7 1 5 1
Severe clinical range 10 1 5 1 4 2 3 1 6 1 2 0
Total 695 100 695 100 207 100 207 100 488 100 488 100
  1. Severe clinical range < 31, moderate clinical range 31–35, mild clinical range 36–39, and non-clinical range ≥ 40