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Table 3 Scores and zero-order correlation between scores for knowledge, attitudes and practices towards pandemic influenza A (H1N1)

From: Knowledge, attitudes and practices towards pandemic influenza among cases, close contacts, and healthcare workers in tropical Singapore: a cross-sectional survey

  Overall
% (SE)
Patients
% (SE)
Contacts % (SE) Healthcare Workers
% (SE)
General Servicemen
% (SE)
p-value*
Scores       
Knowledge Score 69.7 (0.5) 69.0 (2.5) 71.7 (1.7) 69.6 (1.5) 68.8 (1.5) 0.004
Attitudes Score 70.9 (0.4) 73.5 (2.6) 70.8 (1.8) 71.5 (1.6) 70.3 (1.5) 0.397
Practice Score 49.8 (0.5) 58.8 (2.9) 50.5 (2.0) 51.1 (1.8) 47.5 (1.8) < 0.001
  Overall Patients Contacts Healthcare Workers General Servicemen  
Correlation between scores       
Knowledge Score with Attitudes Score 0.21 0.31** 0.19 0.19 0.22 NA
Attitudes Score with Practice Score 0.12 0.23 0.00 0.24 0.09 NA
Knowledge Score with Practice Score 0.27 0.46 0.27 0.28 0.19 NA
  1. *Between patients, contacts, healthcare workers and general servicemen
  2. **Correlation is significant at the 0.05 level (2-tailed)
  3. Correlation is significant at the 0.01 level (2-tailed)
  4. ††Corrected for age, sex, education, housing and ethnicity