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Table 1 Number and proportion tested for chlamydia and positivity in 15–29 year olds, 2009-2011

From: Incidence and predictors of annual chlamydia testing among 15–29 year olds attending Aboriginal primary health care services in New South Wales, Australia

Demographic factors and ACCHS site Individuals Tested for chlamydia P-value* Tested positive
n (%) n (%) n (%)
Overall 2896 (100) 495 (17)   47 (9)
   Males   
  1223 (42) 119 (10) <0.01 17 (14)
Age-group (years)
 15-19 481 (39) 56 (12) 0.14 9 (16)
 20-24 354 (29) 33 (9)   4 (12)
 25-29 388 (32) 30 (8)   4 (13)
Aboriginal status
 Aboriginal 1023 (84) 110 (11) <0.01 15 (14)
 Non-Aboriginal 200 (16) 9 (5)   2 (22)
ACCHS site
 1 220 (18) 5 (2) <0.01 0 (0)
 2 178 (15) 27 (15)   4 (15)
 3 514 (42) 77 (15)   12 (15)
 4 311 (25) 10 (3)   1 (10)
   Females   
  1673 (58) 376 (22)   30 (8)
Age-group (years)
 15-19 605 (36) 130 (21) 0.07 20 (15)
 20-24 578 (35) 148 (26)   8 (5)
 25-29 490 (29) 98 (20)   2 (2)
Aboriginal status
 Aboriginal 1323 (79) 316 (24) <0.01 27 (9)
 Non-Aboriginal 349 (21) 60 (17)   3 (5)
ACCHS site
 1 402 (24) 16 (4) <0.01 3 (18)
 2 204 (12) 42 (20)   5 (12)
 3 673 (40) 249 (37)   17 (7)
 4 394 (24) 69 (17)   5 (7)
  1. *p-value with significance at p < 0.05