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Table 3 Questionnaire language version selected by participants (n = 193)

From: Selecting instruments for assessing psychological wellbeing in Afghan and Kurdish refugee groups

Variable   English version Farsi version Test of significance
   n % n % U Z p
Refugee group Afghan Kurdish 32 81 36 79 58 22 64 21 2533.0 -6.046 0.000
Resettlement location Christchurch Perth 45 68 46 72 53 27 54 28 3325.5 -3.608 0.000
Gender Male Female 58 55 58 59 42 38 42 41 4467.0 -0.160 0.873
English ability Speaks English No English 108 5 65 18.5 58 22 35 81.5 3477.0 -4.541 0.000
Time since resettlement 1-2 years 3-5 years 6-10 years 11-20 years 13 17 37 46 45 42 52 90 16 24 34 5 55 58 48 10 Χ2(1,192) = 23.10 0.000