Table 1.

Overall Population Characteristics (N = 434)

CharacteristicWeighted Percent
    African American17
    Asian/Pacific Islander11
    Below high school1
    Some high school5
    High-school graduate23
    Some college32
    College graduate29
Annual household Income
Health insurance
History of urinary tract infection
Previous use of prescription phenazopyridine
On concurrent antibiotic
Using phenazopyridine instead of going to the doctor
Beliefs about cause of urinary tract symptoms
    Don’t know42
    Urinary tract infection/bladder infection29
Knowledge of drug action