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Table 1 Demographic and obstetrical characteristics of HPV types16 and/or 18-positive, and HPV types 16 and/or 18-negative pregnant women

From: Co-occurrence of human papillomavirus (HPV) in newborns and their parents

Parameter HPV16 /18 (+)
n = 28 (19.18%)
HPV16 /18 (−)
n = 118 (80.82%)
p value
Age (years) 28.5 ± 4.7 29.38 ± 4.59 0.992
Marriage 23 (82.1%) 104 (88.1%) 0.397
Unmarried partnership 5 (17.86%) 14 (11.86%) 0.397
< 10 years of education 2 (7.14%) 4 (3.39%) 0.375
Cigarette smoking 2 (7.14%) 7 (5.93%) 0.812
Age of sexual initiation (years) 19.49 ± 2.77 19.65 ± 2.78 0.785
At least three sexual partners 8 (28.57%) 32 (27.12%) 0.873
Contraceptive use 13 (46.43%) 66 (55.93%) 0.365
Number of pregnancies 1.98 ± 1.032 (1–5) 1.94 ± 0.97 0.847
  1. n Number of participants