Table 1.

A comparison of the expected and observed HPV DNA test positivity

Observed HPV status
No. negativeNo. positiveTotal
ExpectedNo. negative1106116
HPV94.8%5.2%100.0%
statusNo. positive254671
35.2%64.8%100.0%
Total13552187
  • NOTE: Row percentages are shown beneath the number in each cell.

  • κ = 0.63 (95% CI, 0.51-0.75); percent agreement = 83.4% (95% CI, 77.3-88.5%); percent positive agreement = 59.7% (47.9-70.8%); P = 0.001, symmetry χ2.