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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of new patients for oropharyngeal and anogenital cancer, 2013–2016

From: Incidence, cost and gender differences of oropharyngeal and noncervical anogenital cancers in South Korea

Variable 2013 2014 2015 2016
Oropharynx (C01, C09, C10)a
 N 884 888 923 999
Gender, n (%)     
  Male 698 (79.0) 730 (82.2) 737 (79.8) 811 (81.2)
  Female 186 (21.0) 158 (17.8) 186 (20.2) 188 (18.8)
Age, mean (SD) 61.2 (12.2) 61.6 (12.5) 62.0 (12.5) 61.9 (12.5)
CCI score, mean (SD) 1.7 (1.3) 1.7 (1.2) 1.7 (1.2) 1.8 (1.2)
Health plan type, n (%)
  Healthcare insurance 824 (93.2) 839 (94.5) 868 (94.0) 927 (92.8)
  Medicaid, etc. b 60 (6.8) 49 (5.5) 55 (6.0) 72 (7.2)
Anus (C21)
N 758 702 762 759
Gender, n (%)     
  Male 388 (51.2) 404 (57.5) 425 (55.8) 376 (49.5)
  Female 370 (48.8) 298 (42.5) 337 (44.2) 383 (50.5)
Age, mean (SD) 65.0 (12.9) 64.3 (13.5) 65.0 (13.8) 66.1 (13.3)
CCI score, mean (SD) 2.0 (1.1) 1.9 (1.2) 2.0 (1.2) 1.9 (1.2)
Health plan type, n (%)
  Healthcare insurance 704 (92.9) 652 (92.9) 688 (90.3) 688 (90.7)
  Medicaid, etc. b 54 (7.1) 50 (7.1) 74 (9.7) 71 (9.3)
Vulva (C51)
N 147 156 156 149
Age, mean (SD) 62.0 (17.0) 58.7 (16.0) 64.3 (16.0) 64.0 (15.0)
CCI score, mean (SD) 1.2 (1.2) 1.2 (1.2) 1.1 (1.2) 1.3 (1.2)
Health plan type, n (%)     
  Healthcare insurance 143 (97.3) 150 (96.2) 142 (91.0) 134 (90.0)
  Medicaid, etc. b 4 (2.7) 6 (3.8) 14 (9.0) 15 (10.0)
Vagina (C52)
N 102 115 136 123
Age, mean (SD) 62.9 (13.5) 60.7 (14.3) 61.5 (14.3) 61.8 (14.6)
CCI score, mean (SD) 1.5 (1.2) 1.7 (1.2) 1.4 (1.2) 1.5 (1.3)
Health plan type, n (%)
  Healthcare insurance 96 (94.1) 105 (91.3) 127 (93.4) 112 (91.1)
  Medicaid, etc. b 6 (5.9) 10 (8.7) 9 (6.6) 11 (8.9)
Penis (C60)
N 61 58 73 71
Age, mean (SD) 63.7 (16.0) 65.5 (15.4) 68.5 (12.6) 66.7 (14.8)
CCI score, mean (SD) 1.3 (1.2) 1.1 (1.2) 1.4 (1.1) 1.1 (1.1)
Health plan type, n (%)
  Healthcare insurance 58 (95.1) 56 (96.5) 70 (95.9) 64 (90.1)
  Medicaid, etc. b 3 (4.9) 2 (3.5) 3 (4.1) 7 (9.9)
  1. CCI Charlson Comorbidity Index, SD standard deviation
  2. a Oropharyngeal cancer, including the base of tongue and tonsil
  3. b War veteran