Initial phase | Second phase | |||||||
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Number of new cases | Number of total cases | Number of new cases | Number of total cases | |||||

Preventive behaviours | r* | p Value | r* | p Value | r* | p Value | r* | p Value |

– Not calculated as data not available in the first three surveys; | ||||||||

*derived from Pearson correlation coefficients. | ||||||||

Wearing a mask | 0.965 | 0.002 | 0.939 | 0.006 | −0.362 | 0.549 | 0.408 | 0.496 |

Hand hygiene | 0.848 | 0.033 | 0.852 | 0.031 | −0.203 | 0.744 | 0.471 | 0.423 |

Disinfecting home | – | – | – | – | −0.512 | 0.460 | 0.378 | 0.435 |

Avoid going outside | 0.923 | 0.009 | 0.951 | 0.004 | 0.655 | 0.230 | −0.883 | 0.047 |

Avoid crowded places | 0.938 | 0.006 | 0.887 | 0.018 | 0.598 | 0.287 | −0.750 | 0.144 |

Avoid visiting hospitals | 0.893 | 0.016 | 0.809 | 0.051 | 0.091 | 0.884 | −0.324 | 0.595 |

Avoid using public transportation | 0.902 | 0.014 | 0.952 | 0.003 | 0.894 | 0.041 | −0.936 | 0.019 |

Avoid going to work | 0.918 | 0.028 | 0.937 | 0.019 | 0.779 | 0.121 | −0.906 | 0.034 |