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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the pancreatic cancer patients and control subjects

From: Validation of genome-wide association study-identified single nucleotide polymorphisms in a case-control study of pancreatic cancer from Taiwan

Characteristics Cases
N = 278
n (%)
Controls
N = 658
n (%)
P-valuea
Age (years)
 Mean (SE) 62.1 (0.4) 58.4 (0.6) < 0.0001
Sex
 Men 164 (59.0) 282 (42.9) < 0.0001
 Women 114 (41.0) 376 (57.1)  
Education
Junior high 134 (48.2) 191 (29.0) < 0.0001
 High school/technical school 84 (30.2) 178 (27.1)  
 College 50 (18.0) 229 (34.8)  
 Graduate school 10 (3.6) 60 (9.1)  
  1. Abbreviations: N number, SE standard error
  2. aP-values were generated using T-tests (for continuous variables) or chi-squared tests (for categorical variables)