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Research Article

Predictors of Prosocial Behavior among Chinese High School Students in Hong Kong

Table 4

Prediction of prosocial behavior (ABQ score) among males and females.

Variables 𝑏 SE 𝛽 𝑑 𝑃

MalesPersonal distressβˆ’1.45.35βˆ’.29βˆ’4.12<.001
Empathy1.05.46.172.27.02
Prosocial norms1.15.27.314.30<.001
PROM overall weighted.19.19.071.00.32
Pragmatic valuesβˆ’.60.34βˆ’.13βˆ’1.77.08

FemalesPersonal distressβˆ’.48.20βˆ’.11βˆ’2.37.02
Empathy.82.29.162.81.01
Prosocial norms1.48.22.356.77<.001
PROM overall weighted.04.14.01.26.80
Pragmatic valuesβˆ’1.02.24βˆ’.21βˆ’4.25<.001

Note: For male subsample ( 𝑛 = 1 5 5 ), 𝑅 2 = . 2 9 , adjusted 𝑅 2 = . 2 7 ; for female subsample ( 𝑛 = 3 5 5 ), 𝑅 2 = . 3 4 , adjusted 𝑅 2 = . 3 3 .