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Table 4 Perceived Health belief model constructs score of pregnant women in Dessie town, northeastern Ethiopia, 2017G.C, (N = 604)

From: Factors associated with dietary practice and nutritional status of pregnant women in Dessie town, northeastern Ethiopia: a community-based cross-sectional study

VariablesFrequencyPercentage
Perceived susceptibility to malnutrition
 Good47378.3
 Poor13121.7
Perceived severity to malnutrition
 Good36460.3
 Poor24039.7
Perceived benefits of good nutrition
 Good48079.47
 Poor12420.53
Perceived barriers to practice good nutrition
 Good36560.4
 Poor23939.6
Perceived self efficacy to prevent malnutrition and practice good nutrition
 Good49281.5
 Poor11218.5