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Table 1 Selected characteristics of the study population

From: The informed consent in Southern Italy does not adequately inform parents about infant vaccination

Characteristic Mother Father
  N (%) N (%)
Age     
15-19 12 (1.3) -  
20-29 229 (24.7) 15 (13.7)
30-39 516 (55.7) 50 (45.9)
40-49 165 (17.8) 39 (35.8)
50-59 5 (0.5) 5 (4.6)
Missing 3   0  
Marital status     
Married 807 (87.2) 101 (93.5)
Other 118 (12.8) 7 (6.5)
missing 5   1  
Education     
Primary school 30 (3.2) 2 (1.8)
Middle school 215 (23.2) 18 (16.5)
High school 370 (39.9) 38 (34.8)
College degree 312 (33.7) 51 (46.9)
Missing 3   0  
Occupation     
Employed 465 (50.2) 100 (92.6)
Unemployment 461 (49.8) 8 (7.4)
Missing 4   1  
Total 930 (89.2) 109 (10.5)