Table 2

Dichotomous* total perceived threat and efficacy in 20 Aboriginal women

Variablen (%)Median (min, max)Cronbach’s Alpha (α)
Total perceived efficacyLow 9 (45%)4.0 (2.7,4,8)0.8
High11 (55%)
Total perceived threatLow 8 (40%)4.3 (2.0, 5.0)0.89
High12 (60%)
Protection responseLow 8 (40%)4.3 (2.8, 5.0)0.53
High12 (60%)
Fear control responseLow 9 (45%)2.0 (1.0, 4.3)0.78
High11 (55%)
Danger control response (smokers only)Low 5 (45%)2.4 (1.4, 3.6)0.85
High 6 (55%)
  • *Low classed as less than median, High classed as greater or equal to median.