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Table 3 Baseline characteristics of the participants (n = 255)

From: Uptake of the human papillomavirus vaccine in Kenya: testing the health belief model through pathway modeling on cohort data

  Meana Range Standard
deviation
Characteristics of the mother
 Age of the mother 36 21-59 6.8
 Mother has a partner 76 % 0-1 0.4
 Years of schooling 8.4 0-16 3.5
 Raised in a urban area (vs rural) 60 % 0-1 0.5
 Cervical cancer awareness at baseline 60 % 0-1 0.5
 Islamic (vs. other religion) 4.3 0-1 0.2
Characteristics of the household
 Quality of the house 4.6 2-7 0.9
 Number of children 3.5 1-7 1.3
Characteristics of the daughter
 Age of the daughter 12 8-18 2.0
 Class of the daughter 6 4-8 1.4
  1. aMeans of dichotomous variables are replaced by proportions of ones observed