Table 3.

Associations between self-rated overall oral health as poor-fair and oral HPV infection stratified by sociodemographic and behavioral characteristics

CharacteristicsTotal unweighted counts (unweighted counts of HPV infection)OR (95% CI)P
Age, y3,435 (295)1.62 (1.28–2.06)0.001
 30–39876 (70)1.83 (1.04–3.25)0.039
 40–49951 (64)1.81 (1.22–2.68)0.006
 50–59822 (90)1.87 (0.97–3.59)0.059
 60–69786 (71)0.74 (0.33–1.64)0.434
Sex, all3,435 (295)1.62 (1.28–2.06)0.001
 Male1,711 (226)1.52 (1.09–2.13)0.017
 Female1,724 (69)1.64 (0.91–2.97)0.094
Cigarette smoker, all2,634 (224)1.87 (1.44–2.41)0.006
 Never/former1,846 (106)1.39 (0.97–2.07)0.056
 Current, ≤10 cigarettes/d445 (66)1.20 (0.61–2.35)0.581
 Current, >10 cigarettes/d343 (52)1.75 (0.79–3.91)0.157
Number of oral sex partners in past year, all2,616 (214)1.92 (1.40–2.64)0.001
 01,203 (73)1.87 (0.78–4.45)0.148
 11,168 (103)2.04 (1.28–3.26)0.005
 ≥2245 (38)1.73 (0.65–4.59)0.252