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Table 1 Proportions of the invited population requesting test kits in the Chlamydia screening implementation, 2008-2009

From: Rationale, design, and results of the first screening round of a comprehensive, register-based, Chlamydiascreening implementation programme in the Netherlands

  Amsterdam Rotterdam South Limburg* All regions
  Men Women Total Men Women Total Men Women Total Men Women Total
n 65268 74790 140058 52692 55114 107806 6848 6313 13161 124808 136217 261025
Age group (years) Proportions by region, gender, and age groups (in percentages)
16-19 9.1 18.4 13.9 8.9 17.6 13.2 5.2 17.7 11.3 8.8 18.0 13.4
20-24 14.8 27.9 22.0 14.2 26.1 20.3 9.2 21.7 15.1 14.2 26.9 21.0
25-29 17.7 30.4 24.5 16.3 26.9 21.7 10.0 19.1 14.4 16.8 28.6 23.0
All age groups 15.0 27.2 21.5 13.8 24.5 19.3 8.4 19.6 13.8 14.1 25.8 20.2
  1. *In this region, 22.5% of the total invited population completed the online risk score, and 63% of the scores were high enough for a test kit request.