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Table 1 Comparison of demographics and stage at diagnosis for SCCA patients treated at ACPs and CCPs. Percentage values in parentheses

From: Patterns of care for anal cancer in the United States - a comparison between academic and community cancer centers

  ACP CCP P-value
  n = 14,422 n = 24,344  
Gender
 Male 6399 (44.4) 8831 (36.3) < 0.0001*
 Female 8023 (55.6) 15,513 (63.7)  
Age
  < 60 8787 (60.9) 12,516 (51.4)  
  > 60 5635 (39.1) 11,828 (48.6) < 0.0001*
Race
 White 10,553 (73.2) 20,939 (86)  
 Non-white 3869 (26.8) 3405 (14) < 0.0001*
Insurance
 P 5872 (41) 10,380 (42.6) 0.0002*
 M 4513 (31) 9286 (38.1) < 0.0001*
 O 4037 (28) 4678 (19.2) < 0.0001*
CC score
 0 11,392 (79) 19,370 (79.6) 0.1738
 1–2 3030 (21) 4974 (20.4) 0.1787
Distance traveled
  < 10 miles 5842 (40.5) 10,952 (45) < 0.0001*
  > 25 miles 4341 (30.1) 5555 (22.8) < 0.0001*
Stage
 0-I 3812 (26.4) 6629 (27.2) 0.0873
 II-IV 8954 (62.1) 14,919 (61.3) 0.1164
 Unknown 1656 (11.5) 2796 (11.6) 0.2133