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Table 2 Predictors of the incidence of squamous cell cervical cancer at PCT level in South East England, 2001–2005

From: Inequalities in the incidence of cervical cancer in South East England 2001–2005: an investigation of population risk factors

Univariate analysis* IRR z p 95% CI
Deprivation 1.01 3.5 <0.001 1.00 – 1.01
Teenage conception 1.01 4.8 <0.001 1.01 – 1.02
Smoking prevalence 1.04 4.5 <0.001 1.02 – 1.06
Screening coverage 0.97 -2.6 0.008 0.95 – 0.99
Multivariate analysis IRR z P 95% CI
Deprivation 1.00 0.28 0.78 1.00 – 1.00
Teenage conception 1.01 1.76 0.08 1.00 – 1.01
Smoking prevalence 1.02 2.06 0.04 1.00 – 1.02
Screening coverage 1.00 -0.42 0.67 0.97 – 1.00
  1. * adjusted for age and PCT
  2. adjusted for age, PCT, deprivation, smoking, teenage conception, and screening coverage