Confirmatory Factor Analysis of Health Promoting Behavior of Pregnant Women among Migrant Workers

Authors

  • Kanjana Srisawad Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University
  • Ekkasit Aksorn The Regional Environment Office 9 Udonthani
  • Pathanin Sangaroon Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University
  • Panee Sitakalin Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University

Keywords:

Health Promoting Behavior, Pregnancy, Migraint worker, Confirmatory Factor Analysis

Abstract

The research objective was to do Confirmatory Factor Analysis (CFA) of pregnant migraint. There were 190 samples. The research tools were demographic questionnaire and health promoting behavior in pregnant measures. Data were analyzed by descriptive statistics and Confirmation Factor Analysis. The research found that; their Confirmatory Factor Analysis showed chi-square = 8.158, df = 8, p-value = .418; the value of gif.latex?\chi&space;^{2} was no statistically different from zero, RMSEA = .004 and RMR = .010, which was closer to 0, GFI = .986, and AGFI = .963, which closed to 1 and gif.latex?\chi&space;^{2}/df = 1.020, which less than 2, it meant this model was consistent with the empirical data.

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Published

26-04-2021

How to Cite

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Srisawad K, Aksorn E, Sangaroon P, Sitakalin P. Confirmatory Factor Analysis of Health Promoting Behavior of Pregnant Women among Migrant Workers. J Royal Thai Army Nurses [Internet]. 2021 Apr. 26 [cited 2022 May 25];22(1):361-9. Available from: https://he01.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/JRTAN/article/view/246169

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