Table 3.

Statistically Significant Bivariate Relationships of Health Beliefs and Vaccination Status for Reinterviewed Cohort of 269 Children

VariableOverall Mean
(SD)
Up to Date at Age 2 Years
(Mean)
Not Up to Date at Age 2
Years (Mean)
Benefit for disease at follow-upa 2.57  (0.88)2.41* 2.69*
Sense of control at follow-up3-b 3.96  (0.45)4.03 3.88
Satisfaction with health care at follow-upa 3.59  (0.68)3.73* 3.48*
  • * P < .01.

  • P < .05.

  • a Scale scored from 0 to 3, with higher score indicating increased perceived barriers or perceived benefit.

  • F3-b Scale scored from 1 to 5, with higher score indicating increased sense of control or satisfaction with health care.