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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Interest in genomic SNP testing for prostate cancer risk: a pilot survey

Characteristic All PRAP group Urology group p
N (%) N (%) N (%)
Age     0.014
  40-49 7 (8.8) 6 (15.0) 1 (2.5)  
  50-59 20 (25.0) 14 (25.0) 6 (15.0)  
  60-69 39 (48.8) 16 (40.0) 23 (57.5)  
  70-84 14 (17.5) 4 (10.0) 10 (25.0)  
Race     0.033
  African American 27 (33.8) 18 (45.0) 9 (22.5)  
  White 53 (66.3) 22 (55.0) 31 (77.5)  
Marital Status     0.42
  Single 9 (11.3) 4 (10.0) 5 (12.5)  
  Married 65 (81.3) 31 (77.5) 34 (85.0)  
  Divorced 4 (5.0) 3 (7.5) 1 (2.5)  
  Widowed 2 (2.5) 2 (5.0) 0 (0.0)  
Education     0.69
  Some HS 3 (3.8) 1 (2.5) 2 (5.0)  
  High School (HS) 22 (27.5) 12 (30.0) 10 (25.0)  
  Some college 15 (18.8) 9 (22.5) 6 (15.0)  
  College degree 40 (50.0) 18 (45.0) 22 (55.0)  
Internet access (yes) 77 (96.3) 37 (92.5) 40 (100) 0.24
Prostate cancer history     
Personal history     <0.001
  Yes 25 (31.3) 0 (0.0) 25 (62.5)  
First-degree relatives with prostate cancer     0.010
  None 37 (46.3) 12 (30.0) 25 (62.5)  
  1 22 (27.5) 13 (32.5) 9 (22.5)  
  2+ 21 (26.3) 15 (37.5) 6 (15.5)  
  1. Bold: Results significant (p < 0.05).