TABLE 2

Characteristics of Primary Care Providers (n = 30)

VariableN (%) or Mean (Range)
Practice site
 Public7 (23)
 Private23 (77)
Gender
 Male8 (27)
 Female22 (73)
Training
 Physician6 (28)
 Nurse practitioner24 (80)
 Years in practice15 (<1 to >30)
Providers’ estimates of the proportion of their female patients who initiate HPV vaccination
 Public80% (50%–95%)
 Private67% (20%–95%)
Providers’ estimates of the proportion of parents who are aware of their children’s sexual activity35% (20%–60%)