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Table 1 Profile characteristics of participants

From: Public preferences for vaccination and antiviral medicines under different pandemic flu outbreak scenarios

Gender   Type of group  
Male 23 Mothers/young children 9
Female 48 Elderly - aged 65 years and over 19
   Underlying illness* 10
   Pregnant 6
   General public 27
Location   Been vaccinated for seasonal flu  
London 47 Yes 40
Southampton 24 No 31
Age   Perceived risk of catching influenza  
16-35 years 21 Not at risk 35
36-64 years 20 At risk 17
65 years and over 30 Not stated 19
Ethnicity   H1N1 vaccine  
White/White British 42 Yes 12
Black/Black African 22 No 56
Other 7 NA 3
Education   Antiviral for H1N1  
Secondary school 7 Yes 3
College 7 No 65
University educated 36 NA 3
Not stated 21   
  1. *i.e., diabetic, asthma, COPD.