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Table 1 Baseline demographic and socioeconomic characteristics.

From: Differences between men with screening-detected versus clinically diagnosed prostate cancers in the USA

Variable Number of subjects (Sample size = 3173) Weighted percentages
SEER registry   
   Atlanta 316 22.5
   Connecticut 669 35.8
   Los Angeles 938 13.5
   New Mexico 342 11.5
   Seattle 325 6.0
   Utah 583 10.8
Ethnicity   
   Non-Hispanic white 2187 75.7
   Non-Hispanic black 539 13.8
   Hispanic 447 10.5
Age   
   < 49 102 2.3
   50–64 1137 32.3
   65–74 1336 44.5
   75+ 598 20.9
Current marital status   
   Married 2499 78.6
   Unmarried 637 20.3
   Unknown 37 1.1
Education   
   < High school degree 695 20.9
   High school/some college 1419 43.6
   ≥ College degree 1014 34.0
   Unknown 45 1.5
Insurance   
   Private 2595 82.1
   Public/Medicare 309 10.0
   Unknown 269 7.9
Income (annual)   
   < $20,000 792 23.3
   $20 – 40,000 921 28.8
   $40,000 + 1128 36.3
   Unknown 332 11.6
  1. Legend: SEER = Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results