Table 2

Nonparametric Spearman correlation coefficients (r) showing the associations between mean total scores of knowledge and premarital sex attitude (N=77)
Mean total score Pregnancy knowledge score Contraceptive knowledge score Premarital sex attitude score
Contraceptive awareness Contraceptive uses Contraceptive availability
Pregnancy knowledge 0.305** 0.327** 0.259** −0.127**
Contraceptive awareness 0.688** 0.540** −0.072**
Contraceptive uses knowledge 0.674** −0.071**
Contraceptive availability knowledge −0.061*
Premarital sex attitude

** correlation is significant at the 0.01 level.

* correlation is significant at the 0.05 level.


Wong BMC Public Health 2012 12:865   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-865

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