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Table 3 Correlation of the health belief model and the theory of planned behavior constructs with knowledge, dietary practice and MUAC of pregnant women in West Gojjam Zones

From: Effect of guided counseling on nutritional status of pregnant women in West Gojjam zone, Ethiopia: a cluster-randomized controlled trial

 InterventionBehavioral controlSubjective normsPerceived severityPerceived benefitperceived barrierPerceived susceptibilityIntentionAttitudeKnowledgeDietary practiceMUAC
Intervention1           
Behavioral control.389**1          
.000           
Subjective norms.312**.700**1         
.000.000          
Perceived severity.274**.480**.442**1        
.000.000.000         
Perceived benefit.470**.565**.542**.611**1       
.000.000.000.000        
Perceived barrier.059.003.006.050.0631      
.129.937.879.205.109       
Perceived susceptibility.440**.601**.568**.682**.822**.0391     
.000.000.000.000.000.324      
Intention.421**.711**.644**.526**.629**−.014.658**1    
.000.000.000.000.000.722.000     
Attitude.543**.586**.532**.467**.672**−.032.672**.667**1   
.000.000.000.000.000.416.000.000    
Knowledge.522**.458**.466**.412**.572**.022.524**.558**.679**1  
.000.000.000.000.000.582.000.000.000   
Dietary practice.307**.296**.272**.221**.263**−.073.312**.314**.328**.397**1 
.000.000.000.000.000.060.000.000.000.000  
MUAC.168**.119**.144**.130**.167**.037.213**.137**.193**.273**.198**1
.000.002.000.001.000.345.000.000.000.000.000 
  1. **Correlation is significant at the 0.01 level (2-tailed)