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Table 6 PCA for hierarchy vs egalitarianism

From: Culture, innovation, and economic development

  PC1 PC2
Important to be rich, have money and expensive things 0.37 0.81
Important to do what is told and follow rules 0.41 0.17
Important to live in secure and safe surroundings 0.48 − 0.09
Important that government is strong and ensures safety 0.51 − 0.15
Important to behave properly 0.46 0.53
Eigenvalue 3.07 0.76
Var 61.43% 15.40%
  1. In bold are presented those values above 0.4 or below − 0.4, since there are the ESS questions that more significantly shape the principal components