Table 3

Risk factors for cervical cancer in univariate and logistic regression analyses

Risk Factors

cOR (95% CI)

aOR*(95% CI)

aOR†(95% CI)


Age group > 40 years

1.6 (1-1.7)

1.6 (0.7-3.6)

1.0 (1.0-1.04)

Low economic status

2.6 (1.3-5.3)

2.4 (1.2-4.9)

2.2 (1.3-3.8)

Lifetime # of sex partners > 6

0.6 (0.3-1.1)

0.8 (0.3-2.0)

0.8 (0.4-1.7)

Parity > 2

4.1 (2.0-8.4)

5.5 (2.3-13.4)

3.6 (1.7-7.4)

High-Risk HPV

21.2 (10.4-42.9)

23.0 (10.5-50.2)

NA

HIV-positive

2.2 (1.0-4.9)

1.8 (0.6-5.3)

3.4 (1.4-8.3)

HIV-1-positive

1.8 (0.8-4.3)

1.8 (0.6-5.6)

3.3 (1.2-8.7)

HIV-2-positive

4.7 (0.5-40.7)

0.9 (0.1-8.5)

3.9 (0.4-35.6)


cOR: Crude odds ratio in univariate analysis

aOR*: Adjusted odds ratio in logistic regression analysis controlling for high-risk HPV

aOR†: Adjusted odds ratio in logistic regression analysis uncontrolled for high-risk HPV

Adjorlolo-Johnson et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2010 10:242   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-10-242

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