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Table 1 Baseline patient characteristics stratified by race

From: Race is an independent predictor of survival in patients with soft tissue sarcoma of the extremities

Variable Overall (n = 13,148) White (n = 11,162) Black (n = 1449) Asian (n = 537) p-value
Age 58.7 59.4 54.1 55.2 < 0.001
Female 6077 (46.2) 5055 (45.3) 771 (53.2) 251 (46.7) < 0.001
Charleson Comorbidity Score      < 0.001
 0 10,986 (83.6) 9387 (84.1) 1147 (79.2) 452 (84.2)  
 1 1769 (13.4) 1461 (13.1) 244 (16.8) 64 (11.9)  
 >/= 2 393 (3) 314 (2.8) 58 (4) 21 (3.9)  
Education above median 7749 (58.9) 6973 (62.4) 481 (33.2) 296 (55.1) < 0.001
Income above median 7926 (60.3) 6988 (62.6) 543 (37.5) 395 (73.6) < 0.001
Distance Crowfly (mi) 48.7 51.4 29.9 42.6 p < 0.001
Uninsured 609 (4.6) 435 (3.9) 129 (8.9) 45 (8.4) p < 0.001
Treatment facility      p < 0.001
 Academic 7720 (58.7) 6454 (57.8) 914 (63.1) 352 (65.6)  
 Non- Academic 5428 (41.3) 4708 (42.2) 535 (36.9) 185 (34.5)