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Table 1 Descriptive statistics and correlations between BREQ-2 variables in samples A and B

From: Stirring the motivational soup: within-person latent profiles of motivation in exercise

Variables M SD 1 2 3 4
Sample A1
 1. Amotivation 1.09 0.26 -    
 2. External regulation 1.16 0.35 .17** -   
 3. Introjected regulation 2.17 0.77 -.14** .23** -  
 4. Identified regulation 3.21 0.64 -.37** -.15** .35** -
 5. Intrinsic motivation 3.28 0.69 -.35** -.19** .07* .70**
Sample B2
 1. Amotivation 0.33 0.62 -    
 2. External regulation 0.40 0.58 .06 -   
 3 .Introjected regulation 1.81 1.01 -.25** .28** -  
 4. Identified regulation 2.84 0.90 -.54** .01 .49** -
 5. Intrinsic motivation 2.93 0.92 -.48** -.13** .26** .73**
  1. Note. 1 N = 1089; 2 N = 511
  2. BREQ-2 variable scores range from 1–4 in sample A and from 0–4 in sample B
  3. *p < .05; **p < .01