Table 5.

Multiple regression analyses of sunscreen use

Model1
2
3
4
βSigβSigβSigβSig
Demographic factors and relevant behaviors
    Age
    Gender0.160.0000.090.0030.080.006
    Education0.090.0120.090.0040.080.0110.070.008
    Sunburn
    Skin type
    Sun exposure−0.100.009−0.120.000−0.090.004−0.060.038
    Protective clothing0.320.0000.220.0000.160.0000.150.000
    Seeking the shade0.190.0000.150.0000.130.0000.110.000
Cognitive factors
    Response efficacy
    Risk perception
    Attitude toward tanning−0.070.030
    Attitude toward sunscreen use0.260.0000.170.0000.100.003
    Social influence on sunscreen use0.220.0000.140.0000.060.048
    Self-efficacy about sunscreen use0.090.003
Intention
    Intention0.360.0000.260.000
Ability factors
    Action plans0.320.000
    Explained variance0.270.450.520.57