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Table 1 Distributions of SAMI items, by phase (column percentages)

From: The Self-Appraisal of Masking Instrument

  April, never masked
(N = 240)
  April, wore mask
(N = 760)
September, wore mask
(N = 963)
Proud
 Definitely would not 40.8 Not at all 20.8 24.7
 Possibly would 38.8 Somewhat 35.9 25.8
 Definitely would 20.4 Very much (strongly)a 43.3 49.5
 Total 100.0 Total 100.0 100.0
Silly
 Definitely would not 51.7 Not at all 68.6 77.4
 Possibly would 25.4 Somewhat 22.1 12.5
 Definitely would 22.9 Very much (strongly)a 9.3 10.2
 Total 100.0 Total 100.0 100.0
Judged
 Definitely would not 67.9 Not at all 71.7 79.0
 Possibly would 22.9 Somewhat 18.8 13.6
 Definitely would 9.2 Very much (strongly)a 9.5 7.4
 Total 100.0 Total 100.0 100.0
Feared
 Definitely would not 70.0 Not at all 75.4 84.9
 Possibly would 21.7 Somewhat 17.1 9.6
 Definitely would 8.3 Very much (strongly)a 7.5 5.5
 Total 100.0 Total 100.0 100.0
Fearful
 Definitely would not 90.0 Not at all 85.5 84.8
 Possibly would 5.8 Somewhat 7.5 10.6
 Definitely would 4.2 Very much (strongly)a 7.0 4.6
 Total 100.0 Total 100.0 100.0
  1. aIn the April wave, mask wearers were offered response options of “Not at all,” “Somewhat,” and “Very much. The last option was “Strongly” in the September wave