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Table 2 Attitudes of parents with children between the ages of 9 and 17 regarding the HPV vaccine and its provision to currently excluded populations

From: A cross-sectional survey of parental attitudes towards Human papillomavirus vaccination exclusion categories in Brazil

  Overall N (%) HPV vaccine eligible N (%) HPV vaccine ineligible N (%) FET p-value
Would you pay to have your children vaccinated against HPV if they were not eligible for free vaccination? (N = 216)     0.5679
 Yes 203 (94.0) 108 (95.6) 95 (92.2)  
 No 10 (4.6) 4 (3.5) 6 (5.8)  
 Not Sure 3 (1.4) 1 (0.9) 2 (1.9)  
If the vaccine was offered at no cost to all individuals between the ages of 9 and 26, would you have all of your children vaccinated against HPV? (N = 215)     0.2495
 Yes, all my children 191 (88.8) 97 (85.8) 94 (92.2)  
 Yes, but only the females 15 (7.0) 11 (9.7) 4 (3.9)  
 Yes, but only the males 1 (0.5) 1 (0.9) 0  
 No 8 (3.7) 4 (3.5) 4 (3.9)  
Do you have any hesitations in regards to the HPV vaccine? (N = 216)     0.0925
 Yes 23 (10.6) 17 (15.0) 6 (5.8)  
 No 187 (86.6) 93 (82.3) 94 (91.3)  
 Not Sure 6 (2.8) 3 (2.7) 3 (2.9)