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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the sample

From: Factors related to non-compliance to HPV vaccination in Roraima—Brazil: a region with a high incidence of cervical cancer

Characteristics Mean (± SD) n (%)
Student’s age (years old) 13,0 (±0,8)  
 12   250 (32,7 %)
 13   263 (34,4 %)
 14   252 (32,9 %)
Survey Participant   
 Parents   689 (88,5 %)
 Grandparents   42 (5,4 %)
 Uncle/Aunt   30 (3,9 %)
 Guardian   17 (2,2 %)
Participant’s age 39,1 (±8,0)  
 Up to 40 years old   485 (63,3 %)
 More than 40 years old   281 (36,7 %)
Participant’s schooling   
 illiterate   24 (3,1 %)
 elementary school   180 (23,7 %)
 high school   243 (32,2 %)
 higher education   311 (41,0 %)
Private school   101 (12,6 %)
Public school   696 (87,4 %)
Participant religion   
 Catholic   277 (46,6 %)
 Protestant   262 (44,1 %)
 Others   55 (9,3 %)