Table 3.

Screening test selected among women who were screened within 4 months and 12 months by age, ethnic background, and time since last screening testa

Characteristic (χ2)bWomen in the intervention arm who were screened within 4 months, % (n)Women in the intervention arm who were screened within 12 months, % (n)P-value
Non-speculumSelf-sampleSpeculumTotal, nP-value (χ2)bNon-speculumSelf-sampleSpeculumTotal, n
Age, years0.0660.164
  50–5428.0 (7)40.0 (10)32.0 (8)2524.3 (9)27.0 (10)48.6 (18)37
  55–5918.2 (6)48.5 (16)33.3 (11)3315.7 (8)37.3 (19)47.1 (24)51
  60–6445.5 (10)50.0 (11)4.5 (1)2231.3 (10)43.8 (14)25.0 (8)32
Ethnic background<0.001<0.001
  White24.5 (13)62.3 (33)13.2 (7)5321.3 (16)50.7 (38)28.0 (21)75
  Black28.6 (4)7.1 (1)64.3 (9)1419.0 (4)9.5 (2)71.4 (15)21
  Asian66.7 (6)0.0 (0)33.3 (3)946.7 (7)0.0 (0)53.3 (8)15
  Mixed/other/unknown0.0 (0)75.0 (3)25.0 (1)40.0 (0)33.3 (3)66.7 (6)9
Time since the last screening test0.1850.241
  Late (6– <10 years)27.7 (18)43.1 (28)29.2 (19)6522.4 (22)32.7 (32)44.9 (44)98
  Very late (≥10–15 years)33.3 (5)60.0 (9)6.7 (1)1522.7 (5)50 (11)27.3 (6)22
Total28.8 (23)46.3 (37)25.0 (20)8022.5 (27)35.8 (43)41.7 (50)120
  • a Percentages are row percentages.

  • b Fisher’s exact test used for ethnic background.