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Table 1 Socio-demographics and sexual conduct of study subjects according to cervical screening results

From: TOP2A/MCM2, p16INK4a, and cyclin E1 expression in liquid-based cytology: a biomarkers panel for progression risk of cervical premalignant lesions

  NSIL LSIL HSIL CC  
n = 239 % n = 901 % n = 54 % n = 291 % p
Age (years)a 39.8 ± 11.3   37.4 ± 11.6   38.4 ± 12.5   53.1 ± 13.2   0.001b
Range 19–74   14–82   20–63   24–89   
Smoking status
 No 204 85.4 785 87.1 46 85.2 189 64.9 0.905c
 Yes 23 9.6 88 9.8 6 11.1 25 8.6  
 Unknown 12 5.0 28 3.1 2 3.7 77 26.5  
Alcohol consumption
 No 119 49.8 563 62.5 41 75.9 173 59.4 0.001c
 Yes 102 42.7 296 32.7 11 20.4 20 6.9  
 Unknown 18 7.5 43 4.8 2 3.7 98 33.7  
Parity
 None 41 17.1 196 21.7 8 14.8 4 1.4 0.001c
 1–2 82 34.3 354 39.3 10 18.6 18 6.2  
 3–5 97 40.6 288 32.0 14 25.9 83 28.5  
 ≥ 6 15 6.3 53 5.9 18 33.3 134 46.0  
 Unknown 4 1.7 10 1.1 4 7.4 52 17.9  
Sexual age at screening
 <16 12 5.1 75 8.3 11 20.4 87 29.9 0.001c
 16–20 131 54.8 486 53.9 33 61.1 115 39.5  
 >20 94 39.3 335 37.2 8 14.8 32 11.0  
 Unknown 2 0.8 5 0.6 2 3.7 57 19.6  
No. of life time sexual partners
 1-2 183 76.6 644 71.5 42 77.8 170 58.4 0.015c
 ≥3 44 18.4 224 24.9 8 14.8 36 12.4  
 Unknown 12 5.0 33 3.6 4 7.4 85 29.2  
Education (years)
 0 0 0.0 20 2.2 9 16.7 79 27.1 0.001c
 6 24 10.0 125 13.9 23 42.6 78 26.8  
 9 24 10.0 131 14.5 2 3.7 8 2.8  
 10–12 151 63.2 510 56.6 16 29.6 3 1.0  
 ≥13 23 9.6 79 8.8 0 0.0 0 0.0  
 Unknown 17 7.2 36 4.0 4 7.4 123 42.3  
  1. NSIL non-squamous intraepithelial lesions, LSIL low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions, HSIL high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions, CC cervical cancer. aExpressed as mean ± standard deviation; bKruskal-Wallis; cFisher’s exact test