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Table 2 Behavioural beliefs of participants towards pharmacy ownership

From: Exploring the intentions of pharmacy students towards pharmacy ownership by using theory of planned behaviour

Attitude questions Participants’ response N (%)
Strongly disagree Disagree Agree Strongly agree
Pharmacy ownership would make me professionally successful (implementing pharmaceutical care services etc.) 2 (0.6) 54 (17.3) 202 (64.5) 55 (17.6)
Pharmacy ownership would make me financially successful 3 (1) 54 (17.3) 208 (66.5) 48 (15.3)
Pharmacy ownership would greatly improve my management and marketing skills 1 (0.3) 17 (5.4) 221 (70.6) 74 (23.6)
Pharmacy ownership would greatly increase my sense of responsibility as pharmacist 9 (2.9) 62 (19.8) 169 (54) 73 (23.3)
Pharmacy ownership would put me at risk during economic crises 7 (2.2) 96 (30.7) 170 (54.3) 40 (12.8)
Pharmacy ownership would increase my tax liability 4 (1.3) 63 (20.1) 198 (63.3) 48 (15.3)
  1. Attitude was assessed by giving 1 to SD, 2 to D, 3 to A, 4 to SA. The scale measured attitude from maximum 24 to minimum 6. Score of ≤15 were taken as negative attitude while >15 as positive attitude. Mean attitude score was 13.90  ± 0.41