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Table 4 HPV infection by sociobehavioral characteristics: multivariate analysis.

From: Human papillomavirus infection and risk factors in a cohort of Tuscan women aged 18-24: results at recruitment

Characteristics Adjusted OR (95% CI)
Condom use  
Never used 1.00
Used sometimes 0.86 (0.57-1.31)
Used most of the time 0.72 (0.45-1.15)
Always used 0.84 (0.51-1.37)
Missing 0.66 (0.16-2.78)
Age  
Continuously variable 1.08 (0.98-1.19)
Age at the first intercourse  
Continuously variable 0.95 (0.86-1.06)
Number of partners the last three years  
1 1.00
2 - 4 3.42 (2.34-4.99)
≥ 5 6.83 (3.88-12.02)
Missing 3.82 (1.54-9.50)
Lifetime number of partner's partners  
1 1.00
2 - 4 3.20 (1.60-6.43)
≥ 5 5.45 (2.62-11.33)
Missing 5.42 (2.87-10.25)
No. of cigarettes  
0 1.00
1 - 10 1.21 (0.86-1.72)
> 10 2.22 (1.25-3.93)
Missing 0.32 (0.04-2.84)
Pregnancies prior  
Yes 1.00
No 0.74 (0.41-1.33)
Missing 0.17 (0.02-1.59)
Genital disease  
Yes 1.00
No 0.80 (0.57-1.14)
Missing 2.34 (0.34-16.2)