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Table 2 Nonparametric Spearman correlation coefficients ( r ) showing the associations between mean total scores of knowledge and premarital sex attitude (N=77)

From: An exploration of knowledge, attitudes and behaviours of young multiethnic Muslim-majority society in Malaysia in relation to reproductive and premarital sexual practices

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      
  1. ** correlation is significant at the 0.01 level.
  2. * correlation is significant at the 0.05 level.