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Table 3 Reasons for receiving HPV vaccination (n = 56)

From: Nurses’ and midwives’ knowledge, attitudes, and acceptance regarding human papillomavirus vaccination in Ghana: a cross-sectional study

Reasons Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree
f (%) f (%) f (%) f (%)
Advice from family or friends 14 (4.4) 13 (4.1) 26 (8.2) 3 (0.9)
Advice from colleague health worker 20 (6.3) 21 (6.6) 14 (4.4) 1 (0.3)
Perceived threat of cervical cancer 19 (6.0) 18 (5.7) 13 (4.1) 6 (1.9)
Media discussion on cervical cancer 10 (3.1) 15 (4.7) 20 (6.3) 11 (3.5)
A friend or colleague died from it 9 (2.8) 14 (4.4) 17 (5.3) 16 (5.0)