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Table 3 Responses to the three central questions of the study by the background factors assessed. All responders combined.

From: Parents' attitudes towards hepatitis B vaccination for their children. A survey comparing paper and web questionnaires, Sweden 2005

   Response to "Do you have knowledge of the disease hepatitis B?" Response to "Should HBV be offered to all Swedish children?" Response to "Would you vaccinate your child with hepatitis B vaccine if offered?"
  No. of subjects No. who hade knowledge (%) OR 95% CI P-value No. who should recommend (%) OR 95% CI P-value No. who would vaccinate (%) OR 95% CI P-value
Parent's age              
≤ 34 697 642 (92)     329 (47)     458 (70)    
≥35 532 499 (94) 0.77 0.48–1.23 0.26 248 (47) 1.02 0.81–1.29 0.83 350 (66) 1.00 0.78–1.27 0.97
No. of children              
≤ 2 906 841 (93)     420 (46)     591 (65)    
≥ 3 323 300 (93) 0.99 0.59–1.66 0.97 157 (49) 0.91 0.70–1.19 0.48 217 (67) 0.92 0.69–1.21 0.52
Parent's education              
≤ High school 637 573 (90)     323 (51)     424 (66)    
> High school 592 568 (96) 0.38 0.23–0.63 < 0.001 254 (43) 1.37 1.09–1.73 0.006 384 (65) 1.08 0.85–1.37 0.53
Living in              
Urban area 667 622 (93)     326 (49)     452 (68)    
Non-urban areas 562 519 (92) 1.15 0.73–1.81 0.5 251 (45) 1.18 0.94–1.49 0.14 356 (63) 1.22 0.95–1.55 0.1
Child born 2002 received all recommended vaccinations              
Yes 1173 1090 (93)     562 (48)     790 (67)    
No 56 51 (91) 1.29 0.44–3.48 0.8 15 (27) 2.51 1.33–4.81 0.001 18 (32) 4.35 2.38–8.05 < 0.001
Questionnaire              
Paper 996 920 (92)     459 (46)     637 (64)    
Web 233 221 (95) 1.52 0.79–3.0 0.18 118 (51) 0.83 0.62–1.12 0.2 171 (73) 0.64 0.46–0.89 0.006