People who scored highly on the Narcissistic Personality Inventory questionnaire had more friends on Facebook, tagged themselves more often and updated their newsfeeds more regularly, Sky News reported.
What does NPI stand for?
NPI stands for Narcissistic Personality Inventory
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We have 200 other meanings of NPI in our Acronym Attic
- National Public Health Service for Wales
- National Park Hohe Tauern (National Park in the Alps, Austria)
- National Printing Heritage Trust (Reading, Berkshire, England, UK)
- North Pennines Heritage Trust (UK)
- Nuffield Provincial Hospitals Trust (est. 1940; now Nuffield Trust; UK)
- National Public Health Week
- Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth (Las Vegas, NV)
- Normal-Pressure Hydrocephalus
- Nadel Phelan, Inc. (Scotts Valley, CA)
- Nano Proprietary, Inc. (Austin, TX)
- National Pain Institute (Florida)
- National Pollutant Inventory (Australia)
- National Polytechnic Institute (various locations)
- National Preservation Institute
- National Procedures Institute (Midland, MI)
- National Productivity Institute (South Africa)
- National Property Inspections (Omaha, NE)
- National Provider Identifier
- Natural Products, Inc. (Grinnell, IA)
- Negative Polarity Item (linguistics)
Samples in periodicals archive:
A principal-components analysis of the narcissistic personality inventory and further evidence of its construct validity.
The Factor Structure of the Narcissistic Personality Inventory.
Her team of psychologists drew their conclusions after analyzing the answers of nearly 16,500 college students who between 1982 and 2006 took a standardized test called the Narcissistic Personality Inventory.
The instruments chosen were (1) the Narcissistic Personality Inventory (NPI; Raskin & Hall, 1979; 1981), (2) the socialization subscale of the California Psychological Inventory (CPI, Gough, 1987), (3) a 10-item version (M-CI (10); Strahan & Gerbasi, 1972) of the Marlowe-Crowne Social Desirability Scale (Crowne & Marlowe, 1960), (4) an 11-item self-esteem measure taken from the Organizational Climate Questionnaire (OCQ; Jones & James, 1979), and (5) a 58-item self-report of psychopathy (SRP-ll; Harpur & Hare, 1989).