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Table 2 Factors associated with consent: univariate analysis (Generalised estimating equations)

From: Implementation of a national school-based Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine campaign in Fiji: knowledge, vaccine acceptability and information needs of parents

Factors associated with consent: univariate analysis
  Consented n (%) Did not consent n (%) OR p value
Demographics
Age (med,IQR) 40 (37,42) 40 (36,46) 0.99 (0.94,10.5) 0.736
Education     
Primary only 27 (71.1) 11 (28.9) 2.59 (0.88, 7.66) 0.085
Secondary or higher 193 (87.3) 28 (12.7)
Household income     
<100$FJ 60 (72.3) 23 (27.7)   
100-199 $FJ 113 (91.9) 10 (8.1) 5.36 (1.87, 15.36) 0.002
200+ $FJ 57 (83.8) 11 (16.2) 2.30 (0.80, 6.58)  
Region     
Central/Eastern 141 (83.9) 27 (16.1)   
Western 70 (87.5) 10 (12.5) 1.61 (0.35, 7.47) 0.510
Northern 19 (73.1) 7 (16.1) 0.51 (0.06, 4.49)  
Awareness and knowledge
Heard of HPV prior     
Yes 26 (11.9) 3 (8.6) 1.56 (0.40, 6.10) 0.519
No 193 (88.1) 32 (91.4)
Heard of CC prior     
Yes 52 (23.0) 9 (21.4) 0.85 (0.25, 2.88) 0.800
No 174 (77.0) 33 (78.6)
CC common in Fiji     
Yes 171 (90.0) 16 (61.5) 5.99 (2.08, 17.24) 0.001
No 19 (10.0) 10 (38.5)
Women in Fiji at risk of HPV     
Yes 170 (82.1) 15 (40.5) 6.81 (2.64, 17.56) <0.001
No 37 (17.9) 22 (59.5)
Information and decision-making
Satisfied with access to information     
Yes 192 (91.4) 1 (5.6) 180.38 (18.26, 1781.92) <0.001
No 18 (8.6) 17 (94.4)
Discussed decision with family member     
Yes 165 (73.7) 15 (34.1) 5.66 (2.50, 12.83) <0.001
No 59 (26.3) 29 (65.9)
Involved daughter in decision     
Yes 203 (89.8) 9 (23.1) 30.66 (11.77, 79.90) <0.001
No 23 (10.2) 30 (76.9)
Obtained advice from health provider or other community member     
Yes 45 (20.6) 2 (8.0) 3.60 (0.07, 195.69) 0.529
No 173 (79.4) 23 (92.0)