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Table 4 Association between parents’ response to questionnaire and uptake of HPV vaccine by school girls using multi-variate analysis

From: A home-school-doctor model to break the barriers for uptake of human papillomavirus vaccine

  OR 95 % CI P
Availability of Current Home-School-Doctor Model    
 No 1 Reference  
 Yes 26.6 (16.44, 41.96) <0.001
Amount (HK$) willing to pay for a full course    
 <1,000 1 Reference  
 1,001-2,000 1.71 (1.39, 2.10) <0.001
 >2,000 1.39 (1.05, 1.84) 0.023
Not sure where to go for vaccination    
 No 1 Reference  
 Some importance as a factor to consider 1.45 (1.14, 1.84) 0.003
 Important/ Very important 1.66 (1.23, 2.23) 0.001
Allow my daughter to decide    
 No 1 Reference  
 Some importance as a factor to consider 0.59 (0.46, 0.74) <0.001
 Important and very important 0.45 (0.34, 0.58) <0.001
Do not care about daughter’s social life    
 No 1 Reference  
 Yes 0.62 (0.41, 0.94) 0.026
Consider protection sustainability in choosing HPV vaccine    
 No 1 Reference  
 Yes 1.21 (1.00, 1.46) 0.048
Parents self-perceived knowledge on HPV vaccine    
 Very insufficient, insufficient & somewhat insufficient 1 Reference  
 Somewhat sufficient 1.20 (0.96, 1.50) 0.11
 Sufficient & very sufficient 1.38 (1.05, 1.80) 0.020