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Table 3 The number of phrases coded under each COM-B component and TDF domain

From: Identifying target behaviors for weight management interventions for women who are overweight during pregnancy and the postpartum period: a qualitative study informed by the Behaviour Change Wheel

COM-B component TDF domain Number of coded phrases by women who were overweight Number of coded phrases by public health nurses (focus group interviews)
Capability
 Physical capability Skills 17 (3%) 9 (5%)
 Psychological capability Knowledge 86 (16%) 24 (12%)
Memory, attention and decision processes 37 (7%) 9 (5%)
Behavioral regulation 25 (5%) 1 (1%)
Opportunity
 Physical opportunity Environmental context and resources 20 (4%) 13 (7%)
 Social opportunity Social influences 54 (10%) 18 (9%)
Motivation
 Automatic motivation Reinforcement 66 (12%) 16 (8%)
Emotions 44 (8%) 19 (10%)
 Reflective motivation Social/professional role and identity 93 (17%) 36 (19%)
Beliefs about capability 13 (2%) 20 (10%)
Beliefs about consequences 35 (6%) 18 (9%)
Optimism 11 (2%) 2 (1%)
Intentions 15 (3%) 6 (3%)
Goals 27 (5%) 3 (2%)
 Total N of codes   543 194