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Table 2 Relationship between HBM constructs and health behaviors of CCHF with demographic variables in Ardabil Province

From: Health beliefs and behaviors of livestock industry workers regarding Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever in Northwest of Iran

Variable Mean (SD) Living place Marital Education
Village Urban Single Married Illiterate Under Associate Degree Associate Degree Above Associate Degree
Perceived susceptibility 9.4(2.5) 9.3(2.3) 9.4(2.5) 9.6(2.2) 9.3(2.5) 8.36(1.96) 8.89(2.37) 10.09(1.95) 10.92(2.24)
0.683 0.366 0.001
Perceived severity 12.1(1.6) 12(1.5) 12.2(1.7) 11.9(1.9) 12.51(1.4) 9.89(2.63) 11.35(1.81) 11.89(1.99) 13.21(2.02)
0.173 .003 0.001
Perceived benefits 10.6(2.9) 10.7(2.7) 10.5(2.9) 10.9(2.7) 10.5(2.8) 9.01(2.16) 9.94(2.75) 10.80(2.85) 11.71(3.11)
0.383 0.339 0.001
Perceived barriers 14(4.4) 14.2(5.4) 13.8(3.1) 14.3(2.7) 13.9((4.6) 9.50(2.80) 13.07(4.81) 14.05(3.11) 16.50(2.51)
0.341 0.487 0.001
Self-efficacy 8.7(3.2) 8.3(2.4) 9.2(3.8) 9.2(2.7) 8.6(3.3) 7.63(2.10) 8.58(2.76) 9.48(2.24) 12.30(2.68)
0.006 0.160 0.001
Behavior 11.1(1.2) 9.48(1.2) 11.2(1.2) 11.3(0.9) 11.1(1.3) 8.82(1.88) 9.46(1.19) 11.41(1.41) 13.69(1.60)
0.008 0.113 0.001
Total 66(5.9) 65.6(5.6) 66.3(6.2) 67.2(6.1) 65.7(5.9) 52.96(7.14) 61.31(6.63) 67.74(5.14) 77.35(7.19)
0.210 .049 0.001