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Table 4 PMT Components associated with adherence

From: Determinants of adherence to COVID-19 measures among the Belgian population: an application of the protection motivation theory

PMT item Uncorrected Corrected1
Past adherence Future adherence Past adherence Future adherence
B-value (CI) p-value B-value (CI) p-value B-value (CI) p-value B-value (CI) p-value
   < .001   < .001   < .001   < .001
Vulnerability 0.0 (0.0;0.0) .612 0.0 (0.0;0.0) .505 0.0 (0.0;0.1) .386 0.0 (0.0;0.0) .829
Severity 0.0 (0.0;0.1) .013 0.0 (0.0;0.0) .033 0.0 (0.0;0.0) .326 0.0 (0.0;0.0) .232
Response efficacy 0.2 (0.2;0.2) < .001 0.3 (0.3;0.4) < .001 0.2 (0.2;0.2) < .001 0.3 (0.3;0.4) < .001
Self-efficacy 0.3 (0.3;0.3) < .001 0.3 (0.3;0.4) < .001 0.3 (0.3;0.3) < .001 0.3 (0.3;0.4) < .001
  1. Past adherence, uncorrected model: R2 = .364; adjusted R2 = .363
  2. Future adherence, uncorrected model: R2 = .459; adjusted R2 = .458
  3. Past adherence, corrected model: R2 = .394; adjusted R2 = .385
  4. Future adherence, corrected model: R2 = .482; adjusted R2 = .474
  5. 1) Confounders included in the corrected model were: sex, age, region, household composition, socio-economic group, dependent on care, score for health today, taking care of someone, previous COVID-19 infection