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Table 3 Intended compliance with specific public health measures

From: University life and pandemic influenza: Attitudes and intended behaviour of staff and students towards pandemic (H1N1) 2009

Specific public health measure Academic Staff General Staff Student Total
  n = 360 (%) n = 646 (%) n = 1876(%) n = 2882 (%)
Receive a "swine flu" vaccine     
Reluctant 18 (5.0) 49 (7.6) 100 (5.3) 167 (5.9)
Willing 102 (28.3) 242 (37.4) 610 (32.5) 954 (33.1)
Very willing 230 (63.9) 332 (51.4) 1107 (59.0) 1669 (57.9)
NA 3 (0.8) 2 (0.3) 5 (0.3) 10 (0.3)
Not specified 7 (1.9) 21 (3.3) 54 (2.9) 82 (2.8)
Isolation from others if infected with "swine flu"     
Reluctant 3 (0.8) 6 (0.9) 83 (4.4) 92 (3.2)
Willing 74 (20.6) 104 (16.1) 605 (32.2) 783 (27.2)
Very willing 280 (77.8) 533 (82.5) 1149 (61.2) 1962 (68.1)
NA 1 (0.3) 1 (0.2) 6 (0.3) 7 (0.2)
Not specified 2 (0.6) 2 (0.3) 33 (1.8) 38 (1.3)
Wear a mask in public if experiencing flu-like symptoms     
Reluctant 41 (11.4) 95 (14.7) 348 (18.6) 484 (16.8)
Willing 163 (45.3) 301 (46.6) 899 (47.9) 1363 (47.3)
Very willing 149 (41.4) 225 (34.8) 581 (31.0) 955 (33.1)
NA 0 8 (1.2) 8 (0.4) 16 (0.6)
Not specified 7 (1.9) 17 (2.6) 40 (2.1) 64 (2.2)
Assist quarantined neighbours/friends with food supplies etc     
Reluctant 5 (1.4) 8 (1.2) 86 (4.6) 99 (3.5)
Willing 76 (21.1) 174 (26.9) 730 (38.9) 980 (34.0)
Very willing 276 (76.7) 454 (70.3) 989 (52.7) 1719 (59.6)
NA 0 3 (0.5) 7 (0.4) 10 (0.3)
Not specified 3 (0.8) 7 (1.1) 64 (3.4) 74 (2.6)
Participated by staying away and taking lectures/tutorials via     
the internet     
Reluctant 13 (3.6) 9 (1.4) 119 (6.3) 141 (4.9)
Willing 94 (26.1) 88 (13.6) 715 (38.1) 897 (31.1)
Very willing 181 (50.3) 317 (49.1) 974 (51.9) 1472 (51.1)
NA 62 (17.2) 229 (35.4) 32 (1.7) 323 (11.2)
Not specified 10 (2.8) 3 (0.5) 36 (1.9) 49 (1.7)