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Table 3 Prevalence rates per 1,000 population – Crude and standardised to England

From: Self-testing for cancer: a community survey

  Crude rate Standardised rate Standardised rate Standardised rate
Test Kit Female (1617) Male (1308) All (95% CI) Female (1617) Male (1308) Age <40 (747) Age 40 – 59 (1066) Age 60 + (1112) IMD1 Q1 (433) IMD Q2 (566) IMD Q3 (1230) IMD Q4 (693)
Bowel Cancer (n = 8) 3.1 2.3 2.7 (1.2, 5.4) 3.4 1.9 1.9 1.39 5.3 4.6 3.0 1.7 1.3
Haematuria (n = 13) 5.6 3.1 4.4 (2.4, 7.6) 3.9 3.0 4.8 2.8 2.3 0 1.3 8.8 3.8
PSA (n = 16) 0.6 11.5 5.5 (3.1, 8.9) 1.1 9.3 1.0 6.3 9.4 5.3 6.3 2.8 5.7
Any cancer self-test (n = 35) 8.7 16.06 12.0 (8.3, 16.6) 8.1 13.5 7.7 10.5 15.4 9.8 9.4 12.8 10.8
  1. 1IMD = Index of Multiple Deprivation, 2004