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Table 1 Rotated factor analysis of Health Belief Model Scale for oral health behaviors

From: Development and validation of the Oral health behavior questionnaire for adolescents based on the health belief model (OHBQAHBM)

Factor 1
Self-efficacy
Factor 2
Perceived benefits
Factor 3
Perceived severity
Factor 4
Perceived barriers
Factor 5
Cues to action
Factor 6
Perceived susceptibility
EFF37 0.92 BEN5 0.83 SEV27 0.79 BAR14 0.84 CUE22 0.88 SUS1 0.77
EFF38 0.90 BEN6 0.81 SEV26 0.77 BAR13 0.82 CUE21 0.86 SUS2 0.75
EFF34 0.90 BEN7 0.80 SEV25 0.74 BAR19 0.56 CUE20 0.75   
EFF39 0.88 BEN3 0.78 SEV30 0.71 BAR15 0.55 CUE23 0.43   
EFF33 0.88 BEN9 0.74 SEV28 0.71 BAR12 0.53     
EFF42 0.87 BEN8 0.70 SEV24 0.68 BAR16 0.51     
EFF40 0.86 BEN10 0.70 SEV29 0.67 BAR17 0.50     
EFF41 0.86 BEN4 0.44 SEV31 0.55 BAR18 0.49     
EFF35 0.83    SEV32 0.55 BAR11 0.32     
EFF36 0.82           
Eigenvalue           
10.41 5.00   3.89   3.08   2.19   1.67  
Variance explained          
24.79 11.91   9.27   7.33   5.21   3.98  
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