Components/constructs Quartiles   Scale range
1st 2nd 3rd 4th
N Score N Score N Score N Score
P. susceptibility to HIV 110 22 108 27 88 31 91 45 9-45
P. severity of HIV 99 21 106 26 94 30 98 40 8-40
P. efficacy 97 86 113 98 91 107 96 130 26-130
P. threat 114 45 85 52 109 60 89 85 17-85
P. self efficacy of condom use 104 5 100 12 109 17 84 25 5-25
P. response efficacy of condom use 115 8 142 11 68 13 72 15 3-15
Cues to action 155 4 60 5 95 7 87 10 0-10
*P: perceived.
Table 6: showing descriptive statistics for constructs of EPPM by their scale range with their respective weights of the respondents in Hosanna Colleges, Southern, Ethiopia. (N=397).