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Table 2 Awareness of HPV infection and consequences (n = 438)

From: Mothers’ willingness to pay for HPV vaccines in Anambra state, Nigeria: a cross sectional contingent valuation study

Variable Frequency (%)
Diagnosed with HPV infection 33 (7.6)
Diagnosed with genital warts 31 (7.1)
Ever heard of HPV infection 83 (19.1)
Sources of HPV infection awareness
Doctor, nurse or health professional 27 (32.9)
Family or friends 11 (13.4)
Newspaper or magazine 12 (14.6)
Television 11 (13.4)
Internet 7 (8.5)
Cannot remember 7 (8.5)
Multiple sources 7 (8.5)
Ever heard of cervical cancer 122 (27.9 %)
Good awareness of HPV infection and consequences 15 (3.4 %)