Health Belief Model and Reasoned Action Theory in Predicting Water Saving Behaviors in Yazd, Iran

Mohammad Ali Morowatisharifabad, Mahdieh Momayyezi & Mohammad Taghi Ghaneian
Background: People's behaviors and intentions about healthy behaviors depend on their beliefs, values, and knowledge about the issue. Various models of health education are used in deter¬mining predictors of different healthy behaviors but their efficacy in cultural behaviors, such as water saving behaviors, are not studied. The study was conducted to explain water saving beha¬viors in Yazd, Iran on the basis of Health Belief Model and Reasoned Action Theory. Methods: The cross-sectional study used random...