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Table 1 Utilization (%) of Breast and Colon Cancer Screening by Gender, SER, Immigration, Ethnicity and VSHI

From: The association between socio-demographic characteristics and adherence to breast and colorectal cancer screening: Analysis of large sub populations

Variable BC 1 Screening P Value CC 2 Screening P Value
Eligible (N) 157,928   303,330  
Age 52-74   51-74  
Gender     
Female 68.8 --- 29.0 < 0.411
Male --- --- 28.9  
SER     
1-5 64.1   21.7  
6-10 65.6 < 0.001 25.0 < 0.001
11-15 68.6   28.8  
16-20 72.9   34.4  
Ethnicity     
Arabs 61.0 < 0.001 20.4 < 0.001
Non Arabs 69.1   29.3  
Immigration     
Immigrants 67.1 < 0.001 25.1 < 0.001
Veterans 69.3   30.0  
VSHI     
Owners 70.9 < 0.001 30.3 < 0.001
Non Owners 51.5   18.1  
  1. Notes: 1 Breast Cancer; 2 Colon Cancer