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Table 1 Demographic and clinic characteristics of new cases of breast, prostate and cervical cancer in Colombia 2018a

From: Patterns of breast, prostate and cervical cancer incidence and mortality in Colombia: an administrative registry data analysis

Variables Type of cancer
Breast
(n = 4855)
Prostate
(n = 2617)
Cervical
(n = 1930)
Age, yearsb 57 (47–66) 68 (62–74) 47 (37–59)
Age categories, years
 0–9 0 (0.00) 1 (0.04) 0 (0.00)
 10–19 1 (0.02) 0 (0.00) 1 (0.05)
 20–29 75 (1.54) 0 (0.00) 125 (6.48)
 30–39 389 (8.01) 0 (0.00) 497 (25.75)
 40–49 1004 (20.68) 42 (1.60) 474 (24.56)
 50–59 1349 (27.79) 355 (13.57) 377 (19.53)
 60–69 1216 (25.05) 1074 (41.04) 257 (13.32)
 70–79 592 (12.19) 876 (33.47) 141 (7.31)
 80+ 229 (4.72) 269 (10.28) 58 (3.01)
Region
 Central 1522 (31.35) 776 (29.65) 513 (26.58)
 Bogotá D.C. 1104 (22.74) 654 (24.99) 400 (20.73)
 Pacific 810 (16.68) 462 (17.65) 377 (19.53)
 Caribbean 827 (17.03) 411 (15.71) 356 (18.45)
 Eastern 544 (11.20) 295 (11.27) 217 (11.24)
 Other departments 48 (0.99) 19 (0.73) 67 (3.47)
Health insurance
 Contributory 3265 (67.25) 1768 (67.56) 857 (44.40)
 Subsidized 1351 (27.83) 663 (25.33) 1025 (53.11)
 Exception 178 (3.67) 96 (3.67) 32 (1.66)
 Special 52 (1.07) 88 (3.36) 12 (0.62)
 Uninsured 9 (0.19) 2 (0.08) 4 (0.21)
Invasive cancer (yes) 4506 (92.81) 2593 (99.08) 1425 (73.83)
Staging (yes) 4503 (92.75) 1903 (72.72) 1814 (93.99)
Clinical stage
 In situ 419 (8.63) 42 (1.60) 535 (27.72)
 Stage I 904 (18.62) 514 (19.64) 434 (22.49)
 Stage II 1759 (36.23) 773 (29.54) 366 (18.96)
 Stage III 1148 (23.65) 190 (7.26) 392 (20.31)
 Stage IV 273 (5.62) 384 (14.67) 87 (4.51)
 No data 352 (7.25) 714 (27.28) 116 (6.01)
Treatment
 Systemic therapy 3112 (64.10) 926 (35.38) 614 (31.81)
 Radiotherapy 714 (14.71) 582 (22.24) 603 (31.24)
 Surgery 2033 (41.87) 751 (28.70) 636 (32.95)
Care opportunityb
 Clinical suspicion to diagnosis 35 (18–68) 39 (20–90) 34 (15–76)
 Diagnosis to treatment 59 (36–91) 71 (35–114) 71 (42–105)
  1. aIncludes invasive and in situ tumors. Data are presented as absolute values (proportions), unless otherwise specified
  2. bReported values are medians (interquartile ranges)
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