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Research Article

Knowledge about HPV and Screening of Cervical Cancer among Women from the Metropolitan Region of Natal, Brazil

Table 4

Distribution of respondents by Pap knowledge level according to the considered variables and associated odds ratio (OR) obtained by univariate logistic regression model.

Characteristic = 706Pap knowledge score
Low or mediumHighORCI

Education0.000
 Elementary school or less 262250 12 (4.6) 1.00 [Reference]
 High school or above 444298 146 (32.9) 10.20[5.534–8.825]
Household income0.000
 Low income 557455 102 (18.3) 1.00 [Reference]
 Middle or high income 149 93 56 (37.6) 2.68[1.810–3.987]
Marital status0.920
 Single 253194 59 (23.3) 1.00 [Reference]
 Married or accompanied 453
354
99 (21.8)
0.92
[0.637–1.327]
Pregnancy
0.965
 No 375290
85 (22.7)1.00[Reference]
 Yes 331 258 73 (22.1) 0.97 [0.677–1.377]