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Table 2 Pearson correlations between psychosocial determinants and intentions to provide family planning (FP) services and mother and child healthcare (MCH) services

From: Predictors of nurses’ and midwives’ intentions to provide maternal and child healthcare services to adolescents in South Africa

Psychosocial predictors FP Intention
r (95% CI)
MCH Intention
r (95% CI)
FP knowledge −0.12 (95% CI: −0.28–0.05)  
FP attitudes 0.29** (95% CI: 0.10–0.46)  
FP norms 0.27** (95% CI: 0.12- 0.42)  
FP self-efficacy 0.44** (95% CI: 0.29–0.56)  
MCH services knowledge   −0.05 (95% CI: −0.21–0.11)
MCH norms   0.27** (95% CI: 0.13–0.41)
MCH self-efficacy   0.58** (95% CI: 0.47–0.67)
  1. **Correlation is significant at p <0.01