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Table 5 Factors associated with an intention to accept vaccination

From: Monitoring the level of government trust, risk perception and intention of the general public to adopt protective measures during the influenza A (H1N1) pandemic in the Netherlands

  Wald (df) OR 95% C.I. for OR
    Lower - Upper
Period 2    
1. Trust in government 5.20 (1)* 1.05 1.006 - 1.088
2. Fear/worry about influenza A (H1N1) 109.31 (1)** 1.53 1.416 - 1.662
3. Perceived vulnerability 7.34 (1)* 1.15 1.040 - 1.279
4. Age 35.25 (1)** 1.02 1.015 - 1.029
5. Education (Low) 11.13 (2)*   
   Intermediate 5.44 (1)* 0.75 0.584 - 0.954
   High 10.69 (1)** 0.64 0.486 - 0.835
6. Family composition (No children) 10.68 (2)*   
   Youngest child < 4 years 5.92 (1)* 0.63 0.437 - 0.915
   Youngest child > 5 years 8.86 (1)* 0.68 0.524 - 0.875
7. Nielsen region (Amsterdam) 19.15 (6)*   
   Rotterdam 1.23 (1) 0.72 0.408 - 1.282
   The Hague 0.72 (1) 1.32 0.699 - 2.478
   West 3.10 (1) 0.66 0.421 - 1.048
   North 8.34 (1)* 0.46 0.273 - 0.780
   East 5.90 (1)* 0.56 0.346 - 0.893
   South 3.04 (1) 0.66 0.416 - 1.053
Period 3    
1. Trust in government 8.81 (1)* 1.05 1.018 - 1.089
2. Fear/worry about influenza A (H1N1) 69.80 (1)** 1.36 1.265 - 1.461
3. Perceived vulnerability 4.71 (1)* 1.10 1.009 - 1.200
4. Age 199.82 (1)** 1.04 1.035 - 1.046
5. Education (Low) 16.93 (2)**   
   Intermediate 4.24 (1)* 0.80 0.641 - 0.989
   High 16.88 (1)** 0.62 0.487 - 0.775
  1. * P - value significant at the < 0.05 level
  2. ** P - value significant at the < 0.001 level
  3. df = degrees of freedom; OR = Odds Ratio; C.I. = Confidence Interval