Table 5.

Type-specific duration of HPV infections

HPV type*No. casesNo. includedType-specific duration (mo)
MedianInterquartile rangeMean (SD)Range95% CI
HPV1613411614.07.4; 14.0; 25.116.1 (10.4)1.0-38.014.2-18.0
HPV18/45514712.07.2; 12.0; 24.315.0 (10.4)1.4-36.311.9-18.0
HPV31393613.76.5; 13.7; 20.514.2 (8.7)2.0-31.911.4-17.2
HPV33/52/58504915.12.8; 15.1; 24.314.6 (11.2)1.0-34.911.4-17.8
HPV391597.03.4; 7.0; 30.013.8 (13.1)1.4-32.73.7-23.8
Multiple1049712.45.1; 12.4; 19.713.2 (9.3)1.0-34.411.3-15.0
  • * HPV35 excluded.

  • Data from persistent infections, cleared infections, type changers, and fluctuators are included.