TABLE 1

Baseline Characteristics of the Study Sample

VariableBaseline Survey (N = 411)Information Sheet (N = 429)
Age, y41.441.6
Gender, % female8484
Race, %
    White75.277.9
    Black5.14.4
    Asian11.411.0
Hispanic/Latino ethnicity, %4.13.5
Education, %
    High school or less9.311.8
    Some college53.454.2
Married, %84.683.4
Median no. of children/family22
Experience with STI, %44.647.3
Experience with HPV-associated illness, %
    Abnormal Pap smear48.154.6
    Cervical cancer19.020.2
    Genital warts23.324.8