Life Values Inventory (LVI)

1.    Challenging myself to achieve
2.    Being liked by others
3.    Protecting the environment
4.    Being sensitive to others’ needs
5.    Coming up with new ideas
6.    ha‎ving financial success
7.    Taking care of my body
8.    Downplaying compliments or praise
9.    Being independent (doing things I want to do)
10.Accepting my place in my family or group
11.ha‎ving time to myself
12.Being reliable
13.Using science for progress
14.Believing in a higher power
15.Improving my performance
16.Being accepted by others
17.Taking care of the environment
18.Helping others
19.Creating new things or ideas
20.Making money
21.Being in good physical shape
22.Being quiet about my success
23.Giving my opinion
24.Respecting the traditions of my family or group
25.ha‎ving quiet time to think
26.Being trustworthy
27.Knowing things about science
28.Believing that there is something greater than ourselves
29.Working hard to do better
30.Feeling as though I belong
31.Appreciating the beauty of nature
32.Being concerned about the rights of others
33.Discovering new things or ideas
34.Being wealthy (ha‎ving lots of money‚ land or livestock)
35.Being strong or good in a sport (being athletic)
36.Avoid credit for my accomplishments
37.ha‎ving control over my time
38.Making decisions with my family or group in mind
39.ha‎ving a private place to go
40.Meeting my obligations
41.Knowing about math
42.Living in harmony with my spiritual beliefs
 
 
 
1= Almost Never Guides My Behavior‚ 3= Sometimes Guides My Behavior‚ 5= Almost Always Guides My Behavior
ACHIEVEMENT1 + 15 + 29; BELONGING + 16 + 30; CONCERN FOR THE ENVIRONMENT 3 + 17 + 31; CONCERN FOR OTHERS 4 + 18 + 32; CREATIVITY 5 + 19 + 33; FINANCIAL PROSPERITY 6 + 20 + 34; HEALTH AND ACTIVITY 7 + 21 + 35;HUMILITY + 22 + 36; INDEPENDENCE 9 + 23 + 37; LOYALTY TO FAMILY OR GROUP 10 + 24 + 38; PRIVACY 11 + 25 + 39; RESPONSIBLITY 12 + 26 + 40; SCIENTIFIC UNDERSTANDING 13 + 27 + 41; SPIRITUALITY 14 + 28 + 42
 
 

Brown‚ Duane and Crace‚ R. Kelly. (1996). Values in Life Role Choices and Outcomes: A Conceptual Model. The Career Development Quarterly‚ 44(3)‚ 211-223.

Almeida‚ M. L. & Pinto‚ H. R. (2002). Inventário dos Valores de Vida(experimental version). Lisboa.