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Table 1 Characteristics of the study participants

From: “Knowledge and attitudes of Spanish adolescent girls towards human papillomavirus infection: where to intervene to improve vaccination coverage”

  N %
Country of birth
Spain 716 86.0
Other 116 14
Current family status
Living with both parents 658 79.0
Parents divorced/separated 138 16.5
Father or mother widow 25 3.0
Other 12 1.4
Religious beliefs
Practising 117 0.14
Occasional practising 133 16.0
Non-practising 303 36.4
Non-believer 215 25.8
No answer 65 7.8
Parents occupation Father (%) Mother (%)
Unemployed 52 (6.9) 12 (1.6)
Undergraduate/director >10 187 (24.7) 117 (15.5)
Postgraduate/director <10 30 (4.0) 87 (11.5)
Admin./self-employed 171 (22.6) 100 (13.2)
Qualified technician 176 (23.5) 97 (12.8)
Semi-qualified technician 38 (5.0) 33 (4.4)
Unqualified worker 100 (13.2) 311 (41.1)
  1. Study sample n = 833.