Table 2

Results of the CATI questionnaire (n=91)

Returned test
n=20 (%)
Did not return test
n=71(%)
p Value
Mean age±SD years25.2±5.523.8±4.80.27
Occupation status
 Student5 (25)17 (24)1.00
 Working part-time/full-time14 (56)47 (66)1.00
 Other1 (5)7 (10)0.68
Qualifications
 Up to year 12/equivalent4 (20)25 (35)0.28
 TAFE10 (50)22 (31)0.18
 University degree6 (30)24 (34)1.00
STI test in last 12 months
 Yes6 (30)34 (48)0.20
Usual method of contraception*
 Condoms11 (55)41 (58)1.00
 Oral contraceptives10 (50)36 (51)1.00
 Other2 (10)5 (7)0.65
 None1 (5)6 (8)1.00
Did the pharmacist provide enough information on the chlamydia screening study?
 Yes19 (95)51 (72)0.04
Was the pharmacy consultation confidential?
 Yes18 (90)53 (75)0.22
  • *Consumer could respond to more than one option.

  • CATI, Computer Assisted Telephone Interviews; STI, sexually transmitted infections; TAFE, Technical and Further Education.

  • Bold indicates that the digits are statistically significant.