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Table 2 Frequency of prostate cancer cases diagnosed in Utah among men aged 50 years and older according to religious preference (LDS vs. non LDS), calendar year, and summary stage

From: Toward a better understanding of the comparatively high prostate cancer incidence rates in Utah

  1985–88 1989–92 1993–96 1997–99
  LDS NonLDS LDS NonLDS LDS NonLDS LDS NonLDS
Age No. % No. % No. % No. % No. % No. % No. % No. %
Local/Regional 1475 71.7 389 69.0 2608 77.3 687 72.5 2671 83.2 863 83.7 2573 97.1 822 95.8
Distant 238 11.6 85 15.1 275 8.1 100 10.5 162 5.1 57 5.5 64 2.4 28 3.3
Unstaged 343 16.7 90 15.9 492 14.6 161 17.0 376 11.7 111 10.8 13 0.5 8 0.9
Chi-square 5.00, p = 0.0819 9.99, p = 0.0068 0.98, p = 0.6116 4.00, p = 0.1351