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Table 2 Descriptive statistics and correlations of the variables

From: Moderation effect of emotion regulation on the relationship between social anxiety, drinking motives and alcohol related problems among university students*

  SIAS SPS FNE Social
avoidance
Concerns over physiological symptoms DERS DMQ-R Conformity motives Coping motives AUDIT Alcohol related problems
SIAS 1           
SPS .76** 1          
FNE .65** .64** 1         
Social avoidance .73** .63** .49** 1        
Concerns over physiological symptoms .56** .57** .61** .48** 1       
DERS .55** .46** .50** .47** .45** 1      
DMQ-R .06 .14** .20** .06 .22** .22** 1     
Conformity motives .22** .22** .29** .16** .25** .27** .56** 1    
Coping motives .13** .15** .21** .11** .26** .32** .66** .27** 1   
AUDIT −.08* .01 −.01 −.08* .06 .07 .48** .24** .35** 1  
Alcohol related problems .03 .11** .06 .02 .15** .17** .39** .25** .35** .90** 1
M 29.40 19.22 35.49 20.54 7.02 81.01 46.01 4.51 7.83 8.39 2.81
SD 14.66 13.72 8.32 10.45 5.08 20.15 14.21 2.04 3.82 5.88 3.70
Skew 0.29 0.91 −0.15 0.29 −0.03 0.51 0.21 1.65 1.03 1.00 2.03
Kurtosis −0.48 0.82 −0.57 − 0.42 0.71 0.20 −0.14 2.56 0.53 1.35 5.27
  1. SIAS Social Interaction Anxiety Scale, SPS Social Phobia Scale, FNE Fear of Negative Evaluation Scale, DERS Difficulties in Emotion Regulation Scale, DMQ-R Drinking Motives Questionnaire-Revised, AUDIT Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test
  2. *p < .05. **p < .01