Table 4

Bivariate associations of the subscales

ABCD Risk Questionnaire
RiskBenefitsEatingKnowledge
ABCD-Risk
 ABCD-Benefits−0.215***
 ABCD-Eating−0.0700.336***
 ABCD-Knowledge0.0530.224***0.143**
 Age0.011−0.0420.014−0.073
 SRH−0.451***.243***0.0590.049
 Intense exercising−0.103*.204***.147**−0.046
 BDI-S0.409***−0.219***−0.129**−0.085
 Perceived stress0.317***−0.207***−0.131**−0.066
 WHO-WB5−0.365***0.228***0.195***0.027
  • *P<0.05, **p<0.01, ***p<0.001

  • ABCD, Attitudes and Beliefs about Cardiovascular Disease; BDI-S, Beck Depression Inventory – Short form; SRH, self-rated health; WHO-WB5, WHO Well-being Index.