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Table 2 Characteristics of participants by whether or not they were successfully notified of HPV test results

From: Evaluating a community-based cervical cancer screening strategy in Western Kenya: a descriptive study

Variable Total N Unable to be reached, not notified of results % Successfully notified of results % P value (t-test, chi-square or Fisher’s exact test)
Total (N, %) N = 255 N = 60 (24%) N = 195 (76%)  
Age (mean, SD) 36 (11) 38 (13) 35(11) 0.152
Age: categorical
 25–29 yo 104 21 79 0.629
 30–39 yo 71 23 77
 40–49 yo 42 24 76
  > = 50 yo 38 32 68
Prior Screening History
 None prior 208 25 75 0.122
 Prior screening 47 15 85
HIV serostatus
 HIV- 189 23 77 0.891
 HIV+ 58 22 78
Family Planning
 No method 142 24 76 0.861
 Using a method 113 23 77
Pregnant
 Not pregnant 227 23 77 0.196
 Currently pregnant 13 38 62
Have access to a mobile phone
 No access 33 73 27 < 0.001
 Has phone 222 16 84
Desired Method of Notification of test results via:
 Text 171 0 100 < 0.001
 Phone call 11 36 64
 Home visit 12 17 83
 Clinic visit 61 89 11
HPV test results
 HPV positive 47 23 77 0.141
 HPV negative 196 25 75
 Indeterminate 12 0 100