Table 2.

Demographic characteristics reported by parent and child participants by study group (N = 337)

Flu vaccine (comparison)HPV vaccine (intervention)
(N = 163)(N = 174)Totala
Variablen (%)n (%)(N = 337)
Parent variables
Age (M ± SD)42.5 ± 6.644.5 ± 6.643.5 ± 6.7
Female gender151 (92.6)160 (92.0)311 (92.3)
Non-Hispanic white160 (98.2)171 (98.3)332 (98.5)
Marital status
 Married/living as married146 (89.6)155 (89.1)301 (89.3)
 Other17 (10.4)19 (10.9)36 (10.7)
Highest level of education completed
 High school or less45 (27.6)52 (29.9)97 (28.8)
 Some college/associate's degree61 (37.4)61 (35.1)122 (36.2)
 College degree/graduate degree57 (35.0)61 (35.0)118 (35.0)
Employment status
 Full/part-time95 (58.3)118 (67.8)213 (63.4)
 Disabled/unemployed/retired67 (40.7)56 (32.2)123 (36.6)
Annual household income
 <$30K23 (20.5)23 (18.0)46 (19.2)
 $30K–$69,99951 (45.5)54 (42.2)105 (43.8)
 $70K+38 (34.0)51 (39.8)89 (37.0)
Health insurance
 No14 (8.6)16 (9.2)30 (8.9)
General health
 Excellent/very good80 (53.7)86 (55.4)166 (54.6)
 Good44 (29.5)46 (29.7)90 (29.6)
 Fair/poor25 (16.8)23 (14.9)48 (15.8)
Smoking status
 Never96 (64.4)105 (68.2)201 (66.3)
 Former27 (18.1)29 (18.8)56 (18.5)
 Current26 (17.5)20 (13.0)46 (15.2)
Years since Pap test
 0–3117 (86.0)124 (89.2)241 (87.6)
 4+19 (14.0)15 (10.8)34 (12.4)
Child variables
Age (M ± SD)13.3 ± 2.313.6 ± 2.313.4 ± 2.3
White, non-Hispanic159 (97.5)166 (95.4)325 (96.4)
Ever received flu vaccine96 (58.9)90 (51.7)186 (55.2)
Received Tdap vaccine130 (94.9)147 (94.8)277 (94.9)
Received MCV vaccine34 (24.8)44 (28.4)78 (26.7)
County clinic as usual source of care30 (18.4)20 (11.4)50 (14.8)

Abbreviation: Tdap, combined tetanus, diptheria, and pertusiss vaccines.

aTotals may not sum to stated sample size due to missing data.