Table 5.

Interobserver reproducibility of HPV results retested at the ReH and retested at the NRL, by region.

NRL HPV retesting result
PositiveNegative
Number of samplesnnAgreement (95% CI)Kappa (95% CI)
DES
 ReH HPV retesting result collected at local PHC
  Positive209344975.6 (69.3–80.9)0.44 (0.32–0.55)
  Negative2124
 ReH HPV retesting result collected at local DiH
  Positive200383382.0 (76.1–86.7)0.57 (0.45–0.68)
  Negative3126
Kilimanjaro
 ReH HPV retesting result collected at local PHC
  Positive14328286.7 (80.2–91.3)0.66 (0.53–0.80)
  Negative1796
 ReH HPV retesting result collected at local DiH
  Positive16430493.3 (88.4–96.2)0.80 (0.69–0.91)
  Negative7123
  • Note: HPV by careHPV test.