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Research Article

Evaluation of the Effectiveness of a Positive Youth Development Program for Secondary Students in Macau

Table 7

Comparison of the old and new participants in Wave 3 data.

Old ( ๐‘› = 1 8 9 )New ( ๐‘› = 7 9 )โ€‰โ€‰t-valueP value

BO subscale4.590.744.380.862.0240.044
RP subscale4.140.923.860.932.2680.024
EC subscale4.210.853.920.882.5260.012
CC subscale4.350.814.120.782.1480.033
ID subscale4.070.793.740.773.1910.002
BF subscale4.210.893.960.792.1370.033
PI subscale4.210.933.871.032.6710.008
SP subscale4.761.254.311.302.6710.008
BI (item 1)
BI (item 2)1.350.701.440.830.8140.417
BI (item 4)1.390.701.510.791.1640.247

Note: BO: bonding, RP: recognition for positive behavior subscale, EC: emotional competence subscale, CC: cognitive competence subscale. ID: clear and positive identity subscale, BF: beliefs in the future subscale, PI: prosocial involvement subscale, SP: spirituality subscale, CPYDS: mean of the 15 subscales, LIFE = life satisfaction scale, SA: school adjustment measures, BI: behavioral intention scale, BI (item 1): will you drink alcohol in the coming 2 years? BI (item 2): will you smoke cigarettes in the coming 2 years? BI (item 4): will you have sex in the future 2 years? Significant ๐‘ƒ values are in bold.

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