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Table 2 STI risk score variable weightings for variables with p < 0.10 in the final multivariable logistic regression model

From: Identifying youth at high risk for sexually transmitted infections in community-based settings using a risk prediction tool: a validation study

   β-Coefficient Weighting
Sex Female 0.97 10
Relationship status (vs. married) Single 0.21 2
Boyfriend/girlfriend 0.53 5
Divorced/widowed 1.31 13
Number of lifetime partners (vs. 0) 1 0.74 7
≥ 2 1.38 14
HIV status Positive 0.67 7
Perceived risk of STI Medium/high 0.68 7
Past pregnancy Yes 0.94 9