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Table 5 Correlation scores for PE and SS between different family forms

From: A comparison of the relationship between parental efficacy and social support systems of single teen mothers across different family forms in South African low socioeconomic communities

  Total score for parental efficacy Total score for social support Guide Reassworth Socintegr Attach Nurture Reliable
One parent
Total score for parental Pearson correlation 1 .636** .596** .577** .610** .596** .597** .485**
Sig. (2-tailed)   .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000
Efficacy N 64 64 64 64 64 64 64 64
Two parent
Total score for parental Pearson correlation 1 .598** .504** .571** .546** .508** .576** .582**
Sig. (2-tailed)   .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000
Efficacy N 51 51 51 51 51 51 51 51
Extended family
Total score for parental Pearson correlation 1 .730** .539** .756** .679** .651** .666** .550**
Sig. (2-tailed)   .000 .005 .000 .000 .000 .000 .004
Efficacy N 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25
Guardian-skip generation
Total score for parental Pearson correlation 1 .392 .326 .461 .184 .496 .310 .435
Sig. (2-tailed)   .233 .328 .154 .589 .121 .354 .181
Efficacy N 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 11
  1. **Correlation is significant at the 0.01 level (2-tailed)