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Table 4 BSES-SF Scores and parity, Kruskal-Wallis

From: Breastfeeding self-efficacy of women using second-line strategies for healthy term infants in the first week postpartum: an Australian observational study

BSES-SF scores* n = 121 Whole sample (SD) Did not use any second-line strategies (SD) Used one or more second-line strategies (SD)
Mean Whole sample 51.18 (12.48) 58.32 (7.40) 43.43 (12.19)
  Primiparous   55.06 (6.65) 41.00 (12.30)
  Multiparous   59.43 (7.37) 47.13 (11.29)
Median   53.00   
  > median   44 16
  ≤ median   19 42
Kruskal-Wallis ANOVA H statistic p-value   
  21.569 0.001   
  1. *(possible range 14–70).
  2. BSES-SF: the Breastfeeding Self-Efficacy Scale - Short Form.
  3. SD: standard deviation.