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Table 1 Characteristics of Parents interviewed about their Attitudes and Beliefs regarding the HPV Vaccine

From: Determinants of human papillomavirus vaccine attitudes: an interview of Wisconsin parents

  N = 25
Parents’ age (years)
 < 40 20%
 41–49 64%
 ≥ 50 16%
Age of parents’ adolescents (years)
 11–12 56%
 13–14 24%
 ≥ 15 20%
Gender
 Female 84%
 Male 16%
Race/ethnicity
 White, Non-Hispanic 96%
 Not White or Hispanic 4%
Community
 Marshfield 13%
 Wausau / Weston 52%
 Eau Claire / Chippewa Falls 20%
Education
 High school or less 4%
 Some college 16%
 Associates degree 24%
 Bachelor’s degree 32%
 Graduate degree 24%
Health insurance  
 Private 84%
 Public-assisted 16%
Marital status
 Married / partnered 92%
 Not Married / partnered 8%
Employment sector
 Education 36%
 Healthcare 28%
 Business 16%
 Other 8%
 Not employed 12%
  1. Values are reported as % of column total
  2. CHIAS = Carolina HPV Immunization Attitudes and Beliefs Scale