TABLE 1.

Ethnic origin, symptom status, and reason for clinic visit of women from the six study sites collecting liquid-based Pap samples

Clinic siteMean age (yr)No. (%) of patients who were:
Black, non-HispanicWhite, HispanicWhite, non-HispanicReceiving annual examReceiving STD screeningAsymptomatic
UIU37.813 (3.9)4 (1.2)311 (93.1)283 (84.7)3 (0.9)325 (97.3)
MNSD27.47 (3.6)5 (2.6)169 (87.1)165 (85.1)25 (12.9)180 (92.8)
SJH19.946 (23.6)6 (3.1)117 (60.0)146 (74.9)40 (20.5)157 (80.5)
UOT30.864 (13.8)181 (38.9)186 (40.0)319 (68.6)6 (1.3)361 (77.6)
UAB27.1374 (91.9)0 (0)28 (6.9)5 (1.2)349 (85.7)117 (28.7)
UNC28.115 (75)0 (0)5 (25.0)0 (0)18 (90)8 (40.0)
Total29.6519 (32.1)196 (12.1)816 (50.5)918 (56.8)441 (27.3)1,148 (71.1)