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Table 3 Associations of perceived willingness to self-sample ano-rectal swabs

From: Understanding the attitudes and acceptability of extra-genital Chlamydia testing in young women: evaluation of a feasibility study

Variable Willingness n(%) Unwillingness n(%) Unsure n(%) Chi-square statistic (df) p-value
Age (n = 421) < 20 years n(%) 71 (44.4) 61 (38.1) 28 (17.5) 24.31 (2) 0.00
20 years and above n(%) 178 (68.2) 51 (19.5) 32 (12.3)
Number of sexual partners in the last 6 months (n = 418) None n(%) 14 (48.3) 11 (37.9) 4 (13.8) 5.92 (6) 0.43
1 n(%) 87 (60.8) 35 (24.5) 21 (14.7)
2–3 n(%) 87 (55.4) 45 (28.7) 25 (15.9)
More than 3 n(%) 60 (67.4) 20 (22.5) 9 (10.1)
Previous positive STI test (n = 421) Yes n(%) 78 (64.5) 21 (17.4) 22 (18.2) 8.48 (2) 0.08
No n(%) 171 (57.0) 91 (30.3) 38 (12.7)