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Table 1 Sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of the study sample

From: Methodological study to evaluate the psychometric properties of FACIT-CD in a sample of Brazilian women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia

Variable Description Diagnosed with CIN Not diagnosed with CIN
   N = 329 N = 110
Age (Mean age) 35.2 48.5
Years of study ≤ 8 years 175 (53.2%) 58 (52.7%)
  > 8 years 154 (46.8%) 52 (47.3%)
Race Caucasian 239 (72.6%) 82 (74.6%)
  Mixed 46 (14%) 13 (11.8%)
  Black 42 (12.8%) 11 (10%)
  Asian 2 (0.6%) 4 (3.6%)
Marital status Married/cohabitating 175 (53.2%) 77 (70%)
  Single 103 (31.3%) 13 (11.8%)
  Separated/Divorced 37 (11.2%) 14 (12.7%)
  Widow 14 (4.3%) 6 (5.5%)
Occupation Works from home 87 (26.4%) 4 (31%)
  Housewife 43 (13.1%) 16 (14.4%)
  Rural worker 17 (5.2%) 2 (1.8%)
  Saleswoman 17 (5.2%) 2 (1.8%)
  Other 165 (50.1%) 56 (51%)
Cytological result NILM 12 (3.6%) 106 (96.4%)
  ASCUS 23 (7%) 4 (3.6%)
  ASCH 148 (45%)
  AGC 5 (1.5%)
  LSIL 54 (16.4%)
  HSIL 87 (26.5%)
Histological results CIN I 133 (40.4%)
  CIN II/III 195 (59.3%)
  Invasive cancer 1 (0.3%)
  1. NILM Negative for intraepithelial lesion or malignancy, ASCUS Atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance, ASCH Atypical squamous cells – cannot exclude HSIL, AGC Atypical Glandular Cells not otherwise specified, LSIL Low grade squamous intraepithelial lesion, HSIL High grade squamous intraepithelial lesion, CIN cervical intraepithelial neoplasia