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Table 2 Proportion of cancer patients (TCR) with ethnicity recorded, unadjusted and adjusted for all terms in table.

From: Ethnicity coding in a regional cancer registry and in Hospital Episode Statistics

   Unadjusted Adjusted
   % (95% CI) % (95% CI)
Sex      
  Male 23.6   23.6  
  Female 21.7 (20.7, 22.7) 23.4 (22.1, 24.7)
Test for heterogeneity Chi2(1 df)    13.35   0.12
    p = 0.0003   p = 0.7328
Age groups      
  <1 9.5 (2.4, 31.2) 11.3 (2.8, 35.6)
  1–4 24.6 (15.8, 36.2) 22.9 (14.4, 34.4)
  5–9 31.0 (18.8, 46.4) 31.0 (18.6, 47.0)
  10–14 19.0 (10.8, 31.2) 20.8 (11.8, 34.0)
  15–19 23.6 (15.1, 34.9) 23.8 (15.1, 35.4)
  20–24 28.0 (20.7, 36.7) 29.3 (21.6, 38.5)
  25–29 24.0 (19.1, 29.8) 23.2 (18.2, 29.1)
  30–34 22.9 (19.0, 27.4) 22.3 (18.3, 26.9)
  35–39 20.5 (17.2, 24.3) 20.3 (16.9, 24.2)
  40–44 24.7 (21.4, 28.2) 25.4 (21.9, 29.2)
  45–49 22.3 (19.6, 25.3) 23.4 (20.5, 26.6)
  50–54 20.9 (18.6, 23.4) 21.4 (19.0, 24.0)
  55–59 24.0 (21.8, 26.3) 24.5 (22.2, 26.9)
  60–64 23.6 (21.5, 25.9) 24.0 (21.8, 26.3)
  65–69 24.2 (22.2, 26.4) 24.5 (22.4, 26.7)
  70–74 23.6   23.6  
  75–79 22.7 (20.8, 24.7) 23.0 (21.1, 25.1)
  80–84 21.6 (19.7, 23.7) 22.1 (20.1, 24.3)
  85+ 19.4 (17.5, 21.3) 19.8 (17.9, 21.9)
Test for trend Chi2(1 df)    5.77   5.00
    p = 0.0163   p = 0.0253
Ethnicity (London)      
  Least non-whites 16.7   16.7  
  2 19.1 (17.5, 20.8) 12.6 (11.3, 14.0)
  3 25.3 (23.5, 27.2) 15.6 (14.1, 17.2)
  4 18.4 (17.0, 19.9) 11.2 (10.1, 12.5)
  Most non-whites 33.9 (31.9, 36.0) 25.5 (23.4, 27.8)
Test for trend Chi2(1 df)    314.48   76.78
    p < 0.0001   p < 0.0001
Network of Residence      
  North East London 25.9   25.9  
  North London 29.9 (28.1, 31.9) 42.9 (40.1, 45.7)
  South East London 15.6 (14.4, 16.9) 20.1 (18.5, 21.8)
  South West London 17.2 (15.9, 18.6) 28.2 (25.9, 30.6)
  West London 26.6 (24.9, 28.3) 34.7 (32.4, 37.0)
Test for heterogeneity Chi2(4 df)    445.92   408.58
    p < 0.0001   p < 0.0001
Deprivation      
  Affluent 16.5   16.5  
  2 20.4 (18.4, 22.4) 18.3 (16.5, 20.3)
  3 21.7 (19.8, 23.8) 19.0 (17.1, 20.9)
  4 20.8 (19.0, 22.7) 19.6 (17.7, 21.7)
  Deprived 27.6 (25.6, 29.7) 25.3 (23.0, 27.7)
Test for trend Chi2(1 df)    172.68   91.71
    p < 0.0001   p < 0.0001
ICD10 site groups      
  Head and neck 25.7   25.7  
  Oesophagus 21.6 (17.8, 25.9) 22.3 (18.3, 26.8)
  Stomach 22.7 (19.0, 26.9) 23.9 (20.0, 28.4)
  Colon 24.9 (21.7, 28.5) 26.2 (22.7, 30.0)
  Rectum 22.5 (19.1, 26.4) 24.1 (20.4, 28.3)
  Pancreas 19.7 (16.2, 23.7) 20.9 (17.1, 25.2)
  Lung 24.5 (21.6, 27.8) 25.3 (22.1, 28.7)
  Melanoma of skin 25.6 (21.0, 30.9) 27.8 (22.8, 33.5)
  Breast 19.5 (17.0, 22.3) 20.9 (18.1, 24.0)
  Cervix 21.7 (17.0, 27.3) 21.3 (16.5, 27.1)
  Uterus 24.4 (20.0, 29.5) 25.5 (20.8, 30.9)
  Ovary 18.7 (15.2, 22.9) 19.4 (15.6, 23.9)
  Prostate 22.9 (20.0, 26.1) 24.0 (20.9, 27.5)
  Bladder 25.2 (21.3, 29.4) 27.5 (23.3, 32.2)
  Non-Hodgkin's lymphomas 24.0 (20.4, 28.1) 25.6 (21.7, 30.0)
  All other sites 22.3 (19.7, 25.3) 23.6 (20.7, 26.7)
Test for heterogeneity Chi2(15 df)    445.92   408.58
    p < 0.0001   p < 0.0001