BioMed Research International / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Acceptability of Human Papillomavirus Vaccine: A Survey among Master of Business Administration Students in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Table 2

Important reasons and concerns regarding vaccination of children ( ).

FrequencyPercent

Most important reason to vaccinate your child
 You were aware that vaccines prevent certain diseases6886.1
 Your physician/pediatrician advised you911.4
 Your friends and/or relatives advised you11.3
 Vaccination necessary for admission to school11.3
Most important concern to vaccinate your child
 The seriousness of the disease that the vaccine prevents4151.9
 The effectiveness of the vaccine1822.8
 Side effects of the vaccine1620.3
 If adequate care was taken to preserve the vaccine22.5
 Price of the vaccine22.5