Psychometric Properties of Indonesian HEXACO-100: A Facet Level Analysis

Ardi Pratama Sugiarto, Alimatus Sahrah, Anwar Anwar
(Submitted 10 November 2020)
(Published 25 April 2022)


The HEXACO personality model is a six-dimensional personality model that is partially independent from the Big Five personality model (Zettler, 2020). Measurement using the HEXACO Personality Inventory-Revised, its sixth dimension, Honesty-Humility, can capture previously unexplored images of personality. This study aims to adapt the HEXACO Personality Inventory-Revised 100 items version (HEXACO-100) into the Indonesian language and examine its psychometric properties. A purposive sample of 605 participants responded to Indonesian HEXACO-100 (67,2% female; mean age: 25,1 years). The result showed that all six factors have good alpha reliability (all factors α > .7), and the exploratory factor analysis and correlation analysis between the dimensions support the validity of the six-dimensional personality model. It can be concluded that this study successfully adapted the HEXACO-100 personality inventory into the Indonesian language, strengthens the existence of a six-dimensional personality model in Indonesia, and underlines that the HEXACO personality inventory is a useful and reliable personality inventory for investigating personality structure in cross-cultural settings.


exploratory factor analysis; HEXACO; Honesty-Humility; six-dimensional personality model

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DOI: 10.22146/jpsi.61198


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