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Table 2 Baseline Characteristics of Study Populations

From: Quantification of bacterial species of the vaginal microbiome in different groups of women, using nucleic acid amplification tests

   Healthy Population (N = 30) Clinic Populationa (N = 41)
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Age (years) Mean (range) 27 (19–38) 27 (15–47)
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Ethnicity N (%) Black 0 (0) 13 (32)
  Caucasian 30 (100) 20 (49)
  Asian 0 (0) 5 (12)
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Contraception N (%) None 12 (40) 18 (46)
  Combined pill 0 (0) 9 (23)
  Intrauterine device 1 (3) 8 (21)
  Implant 0 (0) 2 (5)
  Condoms 17 (57) 2 (5)
Nugent score 0–3   30 (100%) 29 (71%)
4–6   0 (0%) 0 (0%)
7–10   0 (0%) 12 (29%)
  1. ¹ 5 missing values ² 3 missing values ³ 2 missing values.
  2. a STI clinic and HIV testing and counseling centre.