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Table 3 Demographic and socio-economic characteristics among 144 cases of cervical cancer and 288 controls

From: HPV and cofactors for invasive cervical cancer in Morocco: a multicentre case-control study

  Cases Controls ORa
(95% CI)
ORab
(95% CI)
  No. (%) No. (%)
Marital status n = 144   n = 288    
Married 86 59.7 209 72.6 1 1
Widowed 36 25.0 58 20.1 1.7 (0.9–3.0) 1.5 (0.7–2.9)
Separated or divorced 22 15.3 21 7.3 2.4 (1.3–4.6) 1.6 (0.7–3.6)
Health insurance n = 138   n = 283    
Yes 20 14.5 114 40.3 1 1
No 118 85.5 169 59.7 3.8 (2.2–6.6) 3.1 (1.7–5.5)
Residence area n = 143   n = 271    
Urban and sub-urban 85 59.4 251 92.6 1  
Rural 58 40.6 20 7.4 10.7 (5.3–21.8)  
Education n = 134   n = 273    
Educated 21 15.7 118 43.2 1 1
Non-educated 113 84.3 155 56.8 4.7 (2.6–8.4) 3.4 (1.1–11.0)
Socioeconomic level n = 133   n = 279    
Middle and high 22 16.5 102 36.6 1 1
Low 111 83.5 177 63.4 3.1 (1.8–5.4) 2.2 (1.2–3.9)
Work outside home n = 144   n = 288    
Never 131 91.0 245 85.1 1 1
Yes 13 9.0 43 14.9 0.6 (0.3–1.2) 0.7 (0.2–3.4)
  1. aOR: Non-adjusted Odd Ratio
  2. bORa: Adjusted Odd Ratio for residence area and HPV infection