Table 2.

Baseline data for area-level characteristics (n = 251 block groups)

Block group-level dataTotal, N (%)1st Dose (initiation)a, mean (SD)2nd Dosea, mean (SD)3rd Dosea, mean (SD)
Total25124% (12%)15% (9%)9% (7%)
Median income ≥$57,210126 (50.1%)27% (11%)17% (9%)11% (7%)
<$57,210125 (49.9%)21% (12%)13% (8%)7% (6%)
Unemployed >5%105 (41.8%)23% (12%)14% (9%)8% (7%)
≤5%146 (58.2)25% (12%)15% (8%)9% (6%)
≤ High school ≥30%181 (72.1%)21% (11%)12% (8%)7% (6%)
<30%70 (27.9%)34% (9%)22% (7%)14% (6%)
Uninsured ≥10%64 (25.5%)22% (12%)14% (9%)8% (7%)
<10%187 (74.5%)25% (12%)15% (9%)9% (7%)
Medicaid insured ≥15%77 (37%)22% (12%)13% (9%)7% (7%)
<15%174 (63%)25% (12%)16% (9%)9% (7%)
Ruralb121 (48.2%)23% (12%)14% (9%)8% (7%)
Not rural130 (51.8%)25% (12%)15% (9%)9% (7%)
Household income below FPL≥15%57 (22.7%)23% (13%)13% (9%)7% (7%)
<15%194 (77.3%)25% (12%)15% (9%)9% (7%)
Nonwhite >20%36 (14.3%)28% (12%)17% (8%)9% (6%)
≤20%215 (85.7%)24% (12%)14% (9%)9% (7%)
  • aMean block group rate of HPV vaccination and its SD.

  • bPopulation density <1,000 people per square mile.