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Table 2 Characteristics of consumers participating in the study, by study location

From: A qualitative assessment of factors influencing acceptance of a new rotavirus vaccine among health care providers and consumers

Characteristics Study site
  Sunnyvale, California (N = 26) Kansas City, Missouri (31)
Education   
High school or less 5 10
More than high school 21 21
Race/ethnicity   
White 9 20
Black 5 9
Asian American 3 0
Hispanic 6 1
Other 3 1
Focus group strata*   
LOC high & CR yes 8 6
LOC high & CR no 7 9
LOC low & CR yes 7 8
LOC low & CR no 5 8
  1. *LOC denotes level of concern about the safety of childhood vaccines (i.e., "high" or "low") and CR denotes child-rearing experience raising > 1 child to age 6 (i.e., "yes" or "no").