Journal of Obesity / 2018 / Article / Tab 5

Research Article

Relationship between Peer Pressure and Risk of Eating Disorders among Adolescents in Jordan

Table 5

Association of eating behaviors with the perception of peer pressure in school students in northern Jordan ().

Eating behavior
(mean (SD))
t-value value

Peer pressure1.6 (0.6)2.2 (0.9)−9.560.0001
Message1.4 (0.6)1.9 (0.9)−7.860.0001
Interaction2.0 (0.9)2.7 (1.2)−7.300.0001
Likeability1.5 (0.8)2.1 (1.2)−7.370.0001

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