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Table 3 Mean trust ratings and within-subjects pairwise comparisons

From: Trust in health information sources and its associations with COVID-19 disruptions to social relationships and health services among people living with HIV

Trust variables Mean SD Dependent t-Tests
How much do you trust that the Government is doing all it can to prevent the spread of COVID-19? 0.79 0.89 CDC, t = 14.63, p < .01
State Health Dept., t = 13.22, p < .01
Online/Social Media, t = 4.98, p < .01
How much do you trust information from the CDC about COVID-19? 1.45 0.98 Online/Social Media, t = 9.64, p < .01 State Health Dept., t = 2.99, p < .01
How much do you trust information from the State Department of Public Health about COVID-19? 1.36 0.93 Social Media, t = 8.09, p < .01
How much do you trust information you are seeing online or in social media about COVID-19? 1.01 0.84