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Table 3 Concurrent, Convergent and Discriminant validity tests of the SREBQ (n = 923)

From: Development and validation of the Self-Regulation of Eating Behaviour Questionnaire for adults

Measure 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Concurrent validity
 1. Self-Regulation of Eating Behaviour Questionnaire               
 2. Perceived Self-Regulatory Success in Dieting Scale .54**              
 3. Self-Control Scale .58** .45**             
Convergent validity
 4. Fruit and vegetable consumption .30** .22** .27**            
 5. Sweet and salty snack consumption −.40** −.16** −.26** −0.02           
 6. Sugary drinks consumption −.23** −.10** −.21** −.24** .34**          
 7. Body Mass Index −.28** −.55** −.21** −.09** 0.05 .07*         
 8. Automaticity of avoiding tempting food .60** .46** .41** .30** −.29** −.17** −.26**        
 9. Motivation to have a healthy diet .23** .15** .19** .34** −.07* −.15** −.10** .21**       
 10. Food Responsiveness −.40** −.21** −.41** −.06 .26** .07* .09** −.18** −.03      
 11. Emotional overeating −.40** −.37* −.40** −.06 .20** .12** .28** −.19** −.07* .43**     
Discriminant validity
 12. Food Fussiness −.14** −.10** −.09** −.18** .12** .19** .04 −.09** −.15** −.10** .08*    
 13. Satiety Responsiveness .062 .11** .07* −.08* −.05 .08** −.13** .18** −.05 −.23** −.13** .20**   
 14. Slowness in eating .07* .14** .09** −.02 −.037 .05 −.10** .09** −.06 −.20** −.13** .06 .46**  
  1. *p ≤ 0.05 (2-tailed) **p < 0.001 (2-tailed)