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Table 3 Main effects in appearance-related social pressure for gender

From: The face of appearance-related social pressure: gender, age and body mass variations in peer and parental pressure during adolescence

  Girls Boys  
( n=603) ( n=509)
M M  
  (SD) (SD)
Parental Pressure
Parental Teasing 1.18 1.11 η2 = .01**
(0.48) (0.30)
Injustice & Ignorance 1.13 1.14  
(0.33) (0.30)
Parental Encouragement 1.65 1.70  
(0.76) (0.74)
Parental Norms & Modeling 2.12 2.12  
(0.74) (0.76)
Peer Pressure
Peer Teasing 1.57 1.49 η2 = .01***
(0.68) (0.60)
Exclusion 1.97 1.71 η2 = .05***
(0.82) (0.69)
School & Class Norms 2.18 1.99 η2 = .03***
(0.81) (0.71)
Modeling by Friends 2.61 2.22 η2 = .06***
(0.76) (0.73)
  1. Note. The items are rated on a 5-point Likert scale from 1 (strongly disagree) to 5 (strongly agree).
  2. *p < .05; **p < .01; *** p < .001.