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Table 4 Cervical human papillomavirus (HPV) prevalencea by Indigenous status and age group

From: Human papillomavirus prevalence among indigenous and non-indigenous Australian women prior to a national HPV vaccination program

Pap status and age group Indigenous Non-Indigenous  
  n % n % Pvalue
All women      
15 to 20 117 67.5 139 64.0 0.6
21 to 25 179 56.4 359 54.0 0.6
26 to 30 137 39.4 383 43.6 0.4
31 to 35 124 41.1 341 30.8 0.04
36 to 40 99 39.4 272 22.1 0.001
Women with normal resultsb      
15 to 20 90 61.1 99 52.5 0.2
21 to 25 123 46.3 255 44.7 0.8
26 to 30 105 33.3 323 37.5 0.4
31 to 35 98 34.7 298 25.5 0.08
36 to 40 84 33.3 240 18.3 0.004
  1. aPrevalence of any HPV genotype,
  2. bCurrent Pap test and most recent Pap-test results not known to be abnormal.