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Table 1 Descriptive statistics on the Practice items of the Questionnaire of Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice Towards COVID-19

From: COVID-19 one year on: identification of at-risk groups for psychological trauma and poor health-protective behaviour using a telephone survey

Behavioura Mean S.D Median IQR Mode
Wearing a face mask outside of home 2.965 0.201 3 3, 3 3
Reducing travelling 2.829 0.584 3 3, 3 3
Seeking medical advice if having signs of a respiratory infection 2.672 0.774 3 3, 3 3
Avoiding contacts with wild animals or their faeces 2.646 0.823 3 3, 3 3
Covering mouth with tissue when sneezing or coughing 2.623 0.726 3 2, 3 3
Putting the toilet lid down, before flushing 2.595 0.735 3 2, 3 3
Maintaining good environment hygiene by keeping good ventilation 2.535 0.65 3 3, 3 3
Reducing social gatherings 2.331 0.877 3 2, 3 3
Reducing going out or social outings 2.261 0.879 3 2, 3 3
Maintaining a social distance of 1-m from others as much as possible 2.208 0.885 2 2, 3 3
When washing hands, using water and soap, and rub hands for at least 20 s 2.206 0.863 2 2, 3 3
Cleaning hands using water and soap or hand-sanitizer before touching mouth, nose, or eyes 2.163 0.897 2 2, 3 3
Maintain drainage pipes properly and add water to the U-traps about once a week on average 2.023 1.037 2 1, 3 3
Work from home, or using flexible work hours 1.378 1.212 1 0, 3 0
  1. aRanked from highest to lowest compliance