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Table 3 Specific answers to questions on knowledge of vaccines and vaccination according to percentages of vaccinated and non-vaccinated children for the 3:3:3:3:1 and 4:4:4:3:1 schedules.

From: Parental knowledge of paediatric vaccination

   3:3:3:3:1 schedule 4:4:4:3:1 schedule
Questions n (630) Vac %
(95%CI)
Non-vac %
(95%CI)
Vac %
(95%CI)
Non-vac %
(95%CI)
Initiation of routine schedule at 2–3 months 381 94.23
(91.75–96.70)
5.77
(3.30–8.25)
87.14
(83.65–90.63)
12.86
(9.37–16.35)
Are vaccines necessary? Yes 559 95.53*
(93.72–97.33)
4.47*
(2.67–6.27)
87.66**
(84.84–90.47)
12.34**
(9.53–15.16)
Do you think vaccine-preventable diseases are potentially? Severe/very severe 376 95.48
(93.25–97.71)
4.52
(2.29–6.75)
88.03
(84.62–91.45)
11.97
(8.55–15.38)
Would you vaccinate in summer? Yes 410 94.88
(92.62–97.13)
5.12
(2.86–7.38)
87.07
(83.70–90.44)
12.93
(9.56–16.30)
Would you vaccinate with a cold? Yes 56 98.21
(90.45–99.95)
1.79
(0.04–9.55)
89.28
(80.29–98.28)
10.71
(1.72–19.71)
Would you vaccinate with fever (>38°C)? No 554 94.77
(92.82–96.71)
5.23
(3.29–7.18)
86.82
(83.92–89.73)
13.18
(10.27–16.08)
Are vaccines harmful? No 400 96.75&
(94.89–98.61)
3.25&
(1.39–5.11)
88.0
(84.69–91.31)
12.0
(8.69–15.31)
What may happen to a pregnant woman with rubella?
Foetal malformations
430 96.05&&
(94.09–98.01)
3.95&&
(1.99–5.91)
89.77$
(86.79–92.75)
10.23$
(7.25–13.21)
Measles: Can produce complications? Yes 259 94.98
(92.13–97.83)
5.02
(2.17–7.87)
88.42
(84.33–92.51)
11.58
(7.49–15.67)
  1. * OR: 4.34 (2.07–9.09); p < 0.0001; ** OR: 2.23 (1.22–4.075); p: 0.007; &OR: 3.47 (1.73–6.95); p: 0.0002;
  2. &&OR: 2.70 (1.38–5.27); P: 0.003; $ OR: 2.33 (1.47–3.70); P: 0.0002