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Table 2 Characteristics associated with premature Pap test screening; multivariate analysis: women aged under 25 years, socioeconomic and demographic characteristics

From: Correlates of premature pap test screening, under 25 years old: analysis of data from the CONSTANCES cohort study

Socioeconomic and demographic characteristics
  OR [95% CI] P aOR [95% CI] P
Age groups
 18–19 years Réf, Réf,
 20–24 years 2.7 [2.2–3.3] <  0.0001 2.7 [2.2–3.3] <  0.0001
Parity
 Nulliparous Réf, Réf,
 Primiparous 2.5 [1.6–3.9] <  0.0001 2.1 [1.2–3.5] 0.0088
Educational level
 Below Baccalaureate 0.6 [0.5–0.8] <  0.0001 0.8 [0.6–1.0] 0.09
 Baccalaureate 0.5 [0.4–0.5] <  0.0001 0.6 [0.5–0.7] <  0.0001
 Post-secondary school Réf, Réf,
 Other diplomas 0.7 [0.4–1.3] 0.27 0.6 [0.3–1.3] 0.19
Civil status
 Maried or civil union Réf, Réf,
 Single 0.5 [0.4–0.7] <  0.0001 0.6 [0.4–0.8] 0.0025
 Separated, divorced, widowed 0.8 [0.4–1.5] 0.29 0.5 [0.2–1.4] 0.18
Geographic origin
 metropolitan France Réf,
 French overseas departments and territories 0.8 [0.5–1.3] 0.46
 Europe 1.1 [0.7–1.7] 0.59
 Africa/Asia 0.7 [0.5–1.1] 0.13
 Other 1.6 [0.8–3.2] 0.19
Has forgone medical care
 No Réf, Réf,
 Yes 1.4 [1.2–1.6] 0.0002 1.8 [1.1–2.9] 0.024
Financial difficulties
 In the past 1.4 [1.1–1.7] 0.001 1.0 [0.7–1.3] 0.81
 Currently 1.3 [1.1–1.6] 0.009 0.8 [0.6–1.2] 0.27
 For a long time 1.7 [1.2–2.3] 0.001 1.0 [0.6–1.5] 0.87
 Never Réf, Réf,