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Table 2 Average ECB and WMB scores, descriptive statistics of potential predictors, and Cronbach’s alpha

From: Evaluating determinants of rural Villagers’ engagement in conservation and waste management behaviors based on integrated conceptual framework of Pro-environmental behavior

Items Mean/N ±/% Cronbach' s α
ECB 1: Involvement in biological conservation activities 3.6 ±1.0 .814
ECB 2: Involvement in ecological conservation activities 3.3 ±1.2 .818
Total ECB score 3.6 ±0.9 -
WMB 1: Involvement in reusing and recycling products 3.0 ±1.0 .813
WMB 2: Involvement in waste reduction behavior 1.9 ±1.1 .818
Total WMB score 2.5 ±0.8
Gender
 Male 45 43.8%
 Female 57 56.3%
Age 47 ±14.8
Education
Primary school degree 47 46.1%
High school degree 27 26.5%
University degree 28 27.5%
Career
Gardener/Fisherman 52 51.0%
Merchant/Personal businessman 17 16.7%
Governmental officer 10 9.8%
Student 6 5.8%
Laborer 17 16.7%
Income 19,200.7 ±3,961.5
Period of time living in the community 39.3 ±16.5
Community norm 3.7 ±1.1 .821
Knowledge related to environmental phenomena 3.7 ±0.8 .816
Knowledge related to causes of environmental degradation 3.5 ±0.8 .817
Knowledge related to action strategies 3.4 ±0.9 .814
Self-efficacy 3.7 ±0.7 .821
Sense of obligation 2.8 ±1.0 .826
Perceived local environmental values/recreational value 4.5 ±0.6 .825
Perceived local environmental values/residential value 4.4 ±0.7 .825
Environmental worldview
The balance of nature is very fragile and easily disrupted. 3.8 ±0.7 .826
Human activities sometimes contribute to environmental changes 3.7 ±0.9 .824
Human beings have the right to modify the environment in response to their needs 3.8 ±0.8 .813
The ecological system exists to support human needs.- 3.6 ±1.0 .817
Development has its limitations, and population growth is higher than nature can support 3.8 ±1.0 .821
Average total score of environmental worldview 3.7 ±2.0
Place dependence 4.1 ±1.0 .819
Place identity 4.2 ±1.1 .819
Life satisfaction  
Satisfaction with life overall 3.9 ±0.9 .816
Satisfaction with social environment in the community 4.1 ±0.9 .816
Satisfaction with income-expenditure balance 3.5 ±1.1 .821
Average mean score of life satisfaction 3.8 ±0.8
  1. N = 102