Table 2.

HPV vaccine initiation among Hispanic adolescent females (n = 2,786)

No. initiated/total No. in categoryBivariate ORMultivariate OR
(weighted %)(95% CI)(95% CI)
Total1,639/2,786 (60.9)
Year
 2010665/1,199 (56.2)ref.ref.
 2011974/1,587 (65.0)1.45 (1.09–1.93)a1.47 (1.09–1.98)a
Daughter characteristics
Age
 13 y329/613 (52.0)ref.ref.
 14 y342/607 (58.7)1.31 (0.86–1.99)1.25 (0.79–1.96)
 15 y334/562 (58.0)1.27 (0.81–2.00)1.30 (0.81–2.09)
 16 y344/533 (66.2)1.81 (1.17–2.79)a1.89 (1.18–3.00)a
 17 y290/471 (72.2)2.40 (1.56–3.70)b2.22 (1.41–3.51)b
Race
 White1,389/2,389 (60.7)ref.
 Black94/160 (63.8)1.14 (0.67–1.96)
 Other156/237 (61.4)1.03 (0.60–1.77)
Visited healthcare provider in last year
 No268/525 (47.9)ref.ref.
 Yes1,355/2,233 (64.9)2.01 (1.40–2.90)b1.67 (1.09–2.56)a
Currently live in state where born
 No449/784 (55.5)ref.
 Yes1,190/2,002 (63.0)1.37 (1.00–1.86)
Healthcare coverage
 Through parent employer or union655/1,224 (55.8)1.53 (0.96–2.43)1.19 (0.69–2.05)
 Other insurance, including Medicaid788/1,184 (69.5)2.76 (1.73–4.41)b2.34 (1.37–3.98)a
 No insurance180/357 (45.2)ref.ref.
Eligible for VFC program
 No711/1,320 (58.5)ref.
 Yes926/1,458 (62.8)1.20 (0.90–1.60)
Parent characteristics
Mother's age
 <35 y219/346 (64.4)ref.
 35–44 y841/1,380 (60.9)0.86 (0.55–1.36)
 45+ y579/1,060 (59.4)0.81 (0.51–1.29)
Mother's education
 Less than high school545/854 (64.3)ref.
 High school355/600 (63.0)0.94 (0.64–1.38)
 Some college391/691 (55.7)0.70 (0.47–1.02)
 College graduate348/641 (57.0)0.73 (0.49–1.11)
Mother's marital status
 Not married565/898 (65.5)ref.
 Married1,074/1,888 (58.5)0.74 (0.55–1.00)
Language of NIS-Teen interview
 English951/1,733 (58.0)ref.
 Spanish685/1,048 (64.5)1.32 (0.98–1.77)
Received provider recommendation to get daughter HPV vaccine
 No568/1,206 (55.7)ref.ref.
 Yes996/1,467 (66.9)1.61 (1.19–2.18)a1.63 (1.18–2.25)a
Household characteristics
Poverty status
 Below poverty626/963 (63.8)ref.
 Above poverty, ≤$75,000604/1,090 (59.7)0.84 (0.60–1.18)
 Above poverty, >$75,000330/612 (54.6)0.68 (0.47–1.01)
Number of children in household
 1472/873 (54.6)ref.ref.
 2–3910/1,490 (61.6)1.33 (0.98–1.81)1.42 (1.02–1.98)a
 4+257/423 (66.4)1.65 (1.06–2.55)a1.78 (1.10–2.89) a
Region of residence
 Northeast256/394 (64.2)0.88 (0.60–1.28)0.71 (0.47–1.07)
 Midwest175/334 (53.6)0.56 (0.37–0.86) a0.49 (0.31–0.77) a
 South685/1,216 (53.0)0.55 (0.39–0.78)b0.54 (0.37–0.77)b
 West523/842 (67.2)ref.ref.

NOTE: Totals may not sum to stated sample size due to missing data. Multivariate model did not include variables with dashes (—). Multivariate model included data on 2,629 Hispanic adolescent females due to missing data for potential correlates.

Abbreviation: ref., referent group.