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Table 3 Cases and controls: development sample—demographics at index cancer diagnosis

From: Evaluation of the accuracy of algorithms to identify soft tissue sarcoma (STS) in administrative claims

 Controls
N = 1,800,079
Cases
N = 10,906
Age, mean (SD)64.2 (12.7)59.6 (14.8)
Age group, N (%)
 18–242958 (0.2%)48 (0.4%)
 25–3421,453 (1.2%)407 (3.7%)
 35–4489,631 (5.0%)1280 (11.7%)
 45–54274,468 (15.3%)2093 (19.2%)
 55–64569,910 (31.7%)3345 (30.7%)
 65–74425,923 (23.7%)1792 (16.4%)
 75+415,736 (23.1%)1941 (17.8%)
Gender, N (%)
 Male829,010 (46.1%)4998 (45.8%)
 Female971,069 (54.0%)5908 (54.2%)