It contains of 40 items which are divided into seven sub-scales — I. reaction to death — the fear, II. deprivation of personal fulfilments, III. deprivation of companionship, (social attachment), IV. deprivation of relatives and friends, V. supernatural occurrences, VI. destruction of the self, VII. retribution after death. It is developed on the pattern of Likert scaling technique. The high score indicates strong or tense fear whereas low score indicates the least fear or no fear.