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Table 3 Associations between socio-demographic variables and being overdue for screening

From: Knowledge of cervical cancer and attendance at cervical cancer screening: a survey of Black women in London

   Univariable analyses Multivariable analyses1
  Overdue n (%) OR [95% CI] OR [95% CI]
Age Group    
  25-34 54 (23.3) 1.98 [1.21-3.25]** 1.35 [0.75-2.42]
  35-44 50 (24.9) 2.16 [1.32-3.58]** 1.92 [1.09-3.37]*
  45-64 29 (13.3) 1.00  
Marital Status    
  Single 79 (26.9) 2.03 [1.33-3.10]** 2.11 [1.32-3.37]**
  Married/Cohabiting 40 (15.3) 1.00  
  Divorced/separated/widowed 81 (13.8) 0.89 [0.45-1.74] 0.98 [0.45-2.14]
Education    
  Low level 15 (15.0) 0.67  
  Medium level 37 (22.8) 1.13 [0.37-1.24]  
  High level 72 (20.7) 1.00 [0.72-1.77]  
Ethnicity    
  Caribbean 74 (17.9) 1.00  
  African 48 (25.9) 1.61 [1.06-2.44]* 1.59 [0.97-2.60]
  Other 9 (19.6) 1.12 [0.52-2.42] 1.29 [0.57-2.92]
Birthplace    
  Born in the UK 95 (23.2) 1.00  
  Migrated <10 years ago 11 (32.4) 1.59 [0.75-3.37] 1.01 [0.44-2.29]
  Migrated >10 years ago 21 (12.1) 0.46 [0.28-0.76]** 0.42 [0.24-0.75]**
Religion    
  Christian 109 (21.9) 1.00  
  Muslim 6 (26.1) 1.26 [0.48-3.26]  
  No religion 11 (13.1) 0.54 [.275-1.05]  
Religious service attendance    
  Rarely or never 60 (16.6) 1.00  
  Few times a year 36 (20.0) 1.26 [0.74-2.15] 1.27 [0.72-2.26]
  1-3 times a month 11 (14.9) 0.88 [0.42-1.86] 1.04 [0.48-2.28]
  At least once a week 51 (26.6) 1.82 [1.10-3.02]* 2.05 [1.16-3.54]*
Risk factor knowledge score    
  0 78 (22.5) 1.00  
  1+ 55 (18.0) 0.76 [0.51-1.11]  
Symptom knowledge score    
  0 68 (25.8) 1.00  
  1+ 65 (16.8) 0.58 [0.40-0.85]** 0.72 [0.47-1.09]
  1. 1Includes: age group, marital status, ethnicity, birthplace, religious service attendance, Symptom knowledge score.
  2. *p < .05; **p < .01.