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Table 2 Correlation matrix showing the relationship between diabetes self-care practices and other study variables

From: Illness perception, diabetes knowledge and self-care practices among type-2 diabetes patients: a cross-sectional study

  Variables 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
1 Self-care 1       
2 Diet .83*** 1      
3 Exercise .59*** .39*** 1     
4 BST .52*** .33*** −.11 1    
5 Foot-care .70*** .40*** .07 .57*** 1   
6 Medication .32*** .26** .14 .10 .05 1  
7 Perception −.41*** −.33*** −.57*** .02 −.08 −.10 1
8 Knowledge .31*** .46*** −.10 .43*** .18* .03 −.01
  1. * p < .05
  2. ** p < .01
  3. *** p < .001