Table 4.

HPV vaccine follow-through among Hispanic adolescent females (n = 1,639)a

No. follow-through/total No. in categoryBivariate ORMultivariate OR
(weighted %)(95% CI)(95% CI)
Total1,025/1,639 (59.1)
Year
 2010402/665 (52.5)ref.ref.
 2011623/974 (64.0)1.61 (1.10–2.37)b1.37 (0.92–2.05)
Daughter characteristics
Age
 13 y185/329 (52.9)ref.
 14 y217/342 (59.2)1.29 (0.71–2.34)
 15 y209/334 (59.2)1.29 (0.72–2.33)
 16 y226/344 (65.9)1.72 (0.95–3.12)
 17 y188/290 (57.0)1.18 (0.63–2.19)
Race
 White868/1,389 (58.8)ref.
 Black64/94 (62.5)1.17 (0.55–2.49)
 Other93/156 (60.0)1.05 (0.54–2.06)
Visited healthcare provider in last year
 No156/268 (52.3)ref.
 Yes860/1,355 (61.0)1.43 (0.86–2.39)
Currently live in state where born
 No247/449 (49.3)ref.ref.
 Yes778/1,190 (62.4)1.70 (1.12–2.60)b1.53 (0.96–2.45)
Healthcare coverage
 Through parent employer or union440/655 (64.0)2.75 (1.45–5.21)b1.98 (0.98–4.00)
 Other insurance, including Medicaid493/788 (61.3)2.45 (1.33–4.49)b2.40 (1.26–4.57)b
 No insurance84/180 (39.3)ref.ref.
Eligible for VFC program
 No472/711 (63.9)ref.
 Yes551/926 (55.7)0.71 (0.48–1.05)
Parent characteristics
Mother's age
 <35 y119/219 (41.7)ref.ref.
 35–44 y529/841 (60.7)2.15 (1.24–3.75)b2.29 (1.22–4.28)b
 45+ y377/579 (64.8)2.57 (1.44–4.61)b2.11 (1.08–4.14)b
Mother's education
 Less than high school307/545 (51.7)ref.ref.
 High school222/355 (60.4)1.43 (0.86–2.37)1.49 (0.87–2.53)
 Some college263/391 (63.5)1.63 (0.98–2.71)1.60 (0.91–2.81)
 College graduate233/348 (71.0)2.29 (1.35–3.88)b2.39 (1.19–4.83)b
Mother's marital status
 Not married346/565 (58.9)ref.
 Married679/1,074 (59.2)1.01 (0.69–1.50)
Language of NIS-Teen interview
 English600/951 (60.8)ref.
 Spanish424/685 (57.3)0.87 (0.59–1.27)
Received provider recommendation to get daughter HPV vaccine
 No327/568 (53.5)ref.
 Yes645/996 (62.6)1.46 (0.98–2.17)
Household characteristics
Poverty status
 Below poverty372/626 (57.0)ref.ref.
 Above poverty, ≤$75,000387/604 (60.0)1.13 (0.73–1.76)0.71 (0.43–1.16)
 Above poverty, >$75,000226/330 (70.4)1.80 (1.08–2.99)b0.78 (0.40–1.55)
Number of children in household
 1313/472 (70.9)ref.ref.
 2–3575/910 (61.2)0.65 (0.42–0.99)b0.67 (0.43–1.03)
 4+137/257 (42.9)0.31 (0.17–0.55)c0.42 (0.22–0.81)b
Region of residence
 Northeast175/256 (64.4)1.37 (0.86–2.17)
 Midwest104/175 (58.1)1.05 (0.60–1.85)
 South425/685 (60.8)1.17 (0.74–1.84)
 West321/523 (57.0)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 1,544 Hispanic adolescent females due to missing data for potential correlates.

  • aFollow-through was defined as receipt of all three doses among only those who initiated the vaccine series (i.e., completion among initiators).

  • bP < 0.05.

  • cP < 0.001.