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Table 1 Characteristics of the study population (n = 26,173)

From: Temporal trends of geographic variation in mortality following cancer diagnosis: a population-based study

Study variable Value
Demographic variables
 Age, years [mean (±SD)] 64.9 ± 15.6
 Male, % 52.5%
 Jew, % 90.6%
Cancer staging at diagnosis
 Metastasis at diagnosis, % 14.4%
 Unknown stage at diagnosis, % 36.9%
Common Cancer sites
 Lung cancer, % 12.2%
 Melanoma, % 10.6%
 Bladder cancer, % 9.4%
 Leukemia, % 8.8%
 Lymphoma, % 6.6%
 Brain malignancies, % 6.3%
 Gastric cancer, % 5.6%
 Pancreas cancer, % 4.7%
 Renal cancer, % 4.7%
 Endometrial cancer, % 4.3%
 Ovarian cancer, % 3.2%