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Table 1 Behavioral and demographic characteristics of black women from rural communities of Espírito Santo, Brazil (n = 273)

From: Viral load and high prevalence of HR-HPV52 and 58 types in black women from rural communities

Characteristics HPV negative (%)
n = 242
HPV positive (%)
n = 31
p
Distance from urban center (miles)
  ≤ 6.21 45 (88.2) 6 (11.8) 0.92
  > 6.21 197 (88.7) 25 (11.3)
Use of contraceptive (Condom)
 Yes 65 (89) 8 (11) 0.90
 No 177 (88.5) 23 (11.5)
Number of sexual partner (last year)
 1 175 (87.1) 26 (12.9) 0.17
  ≥ 2 67 (93.1) 5 (6.9)
Last Papanicolaou test
  ≤ 12 months 50 (96.2) 2 (3.8) 0.09
  > 12 months 192 (86.9) 29 (13.1)