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Table 4 Factors associated with pneumococcal vaccination

From: Factors associated with pneumococcal vaccination in elderly people: a cross-sectional study among elderly club members in Miyakonojo City, Japan

  Adjusted OR (95% CI) p value
Sex
 Male 1.0  
 Female 0.94 (0.44–1.99) 0.871
Influenza vaccination in any of previous 3 seasons
 No 1.0  
 Yes 3.94 (1.70–9.13) 0.001
Recommendation from medical personnel
 No 1.0  
 Yes 8.42 (3.59–19.72) < 0.001
Recommendation from familiar people
 No 1.0  
 Yes 1.46 (0.67–3.16) 0.339
Knowledge level about pneumococcal vaccine
 Low 1.0  
 Moderate 2.40 (0.95–6.06) 0.064
 High 1.75 (0.73–4.22) 0.212
Perceived susceptibility to pneumonia
  0.84 (0.64–1.09) 0.186
Perceived severity of pneumonia
  1.23 (1.03–1.48) 0.026
Perceived benefits of pneumococcal vaccine
  0.98 (0.83–1.17) 0.837
Perceived barriers to pneumococcal vaccine
  1.08 (0.96–1.21) 0.188