Table 1

Distribution of screening cytology and HPV testing results by selected characteristics

Category (no. of subjects)Positivity by Pap cytologyHPV Positivity (%)
ASCUS (%)Any grade SIL (%)
Age group
<25 (401)17 (4.1)31 (7.5)69 (16.7)
25–34 (1098)62 (5.6)45 (4.0)130 (11.7)
35–44 (536)21 (3.9)15 (2.8)27 (5.0)
45+ (59)1 (3.6)1 (3.6)1 (3.6)
Clinic
Churchill Square Clinic (503)16 (3.2)9 (1.8)41 (8.2)
Gander Medical Clinic (190)3 (1.6)9 (4.7)15 (7.9)
Family Medicine Clinic (441)10 (2.3)17 (3.9)29 (6.6)
Murray Clinic (174)9 (5.2)0 (0)14 (8.0)
Grace Ambulatory Clinic (173)26 (15.0)33 (19.1)48 (27.7)
Northeast Medical Clinic (199)11 (5.5)2 (1.0)20 (10.1)
Ivor Smrz Clinic (225)14 (6.2)9 (4.0)27 (12.0)
Other (193)12 (6.2)13 (6.7)33 (17.1)
Laboratory
St. John’s (783)50 (6.4)55 (7.0)118 (15.1)
Gander (387)14 (3.6)11 (2.8)35 (9.0)
Grand Falls-Windsor (443)10 (2.3)17 (3.8)29 (6.5)
Corner Brook (485)27 (5.6)9 (1.9)45 (9.3)