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Table 2 Risk factor characteristics for prostate cancer participants

From: Novel associations of UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 2B gene variants with prostate cancer risk in a multiethnic study

Risk factors Cases n = 233 n (%) Controls n = 342 n (%) p-value
Age - mean (SD) 63.34 (6.37) 61.32 (7.49) p = 0.005
Height (in.) 69.65 (2.92) 69.91 (3.03) p = 0.31
Obesity (BMI) 29.25 (5.60) 30.77 (6.05) p = 0.002
Race    p = <.0001
African American 146 (62.66) 140 (40.93)  
Caucasian 87 (37.34) 202 (59.06)  
Family history PC    p = 0.16
Yes 32 (13.73) 34 (9.94)  
No 201 (86.26) 308 (90.05)  
Tobacco use    p = 0.43
Yes 225 (96.56) 334 (97.66)  
No 8 (3.43) 8 (2.33)  
Gleason sum <8 (134 211 (91.34)   
Black/77 White)   NA  
≥8 (10 Black/10 White) 20 (8.66)