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Table 4 Determinants of vulnerability for avian influenza.

From: Monitoring of risk perceptions and correlates of precautionary behaviour related to human avian influenza during 2006 - 2007 in the Netherlands: results of seven consecutive surveys

  mean p-value
Gender   0,019
   Male 1,66  
   Female 1,72  
Agegroup   0,002
   18-29 1,66  
   30-44 1,63  
   45-59 1,73  
   60 + 1,75  
Children <12 in household 0,024
   Yes 1,64  
   No 1,71  
Ethnicity   0,256
   Dutch 1,68  
   Non-Dutch 1,73  
Education*   <0.001
   Low 1,84  
   Intermediate 1,65  
   High 1,62  
Think flu   <0.001
   Never 1,46  
   Rarely 1,62  
   Sometimes 1,88  
   Often/All the time 2,19  
Knowledge score   <0.001
   0 1,80  
   1 1,73  
   2 1,72  
   3 1,60  
   4 1,53  
Amount of info   0,886
   Nothing/Little 1,69  
   Some 1,68  
   (very) much 1,67  
Vaccinated against influenza 0,001
   Yes 1,77  
   No 1,67  
  1. * Educational level is defined as: low: primary school, lower general secondary school, lower vocational school, or less; intermediate: high school or medium level vocational school; high: college or university degree.