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Table 1 Demographic characteristics by oral cancer diagnosis, SISREG. Rio de Janeiro Municipality, January 2013 to September 2015

From: Oral cancer patient’s profile and time to treatment initiation in the public health system in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Variables Oral cancer
No (N=3596) Yes (N=266) Total (N=3862)
N % N % N %
Age (mean in years) 52.3 62.3 53
Age (range of years)
 <1 3 0.1 0 - 3 0.1
 >=1 e <15 240 6.7 0 - 240 6.2
 >=15 e <60 1820 50.6 104 39.1 1924 49.8
 >=60 e <85 1446 40.2 151 56.8 1597 41.4
 >=85 87 2.4 11 4.1 98 2.5
Sex
 female 2263 62.9 94 35.3 2357 61.0
 male 1333 37.1 172 64.7 1505 39.0
Race
 asian 425 11.8 22 8.3 447 11.6
 white 988 27.5 96 36.1 1084 28.1
 indigenous 2 0.1 0 - 2 0.1
 brown 771 21.4 47 17.7 818 21.2
 black 350 9.7 26 9.8 376 9.7
 No information 1060 29.5 75 28.2 1135 29.4
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