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Table 1 Age distribution of study participants

From: Higher serum concentrations of vimentin and DAKP1 are associated with aggressive breast tumour phenotypes in Ghanaian women

Age (years) Breast cancer participants (n) Controls (n) Total Percentage (%) p-value
 Young (<35)
 Old (≥35)
7
33
20
20
27
53
33.7
66.3
 
Mean age 46.3 ± 9.4 40.1 ± 14.4    0.006
Total    80 100  
Occupation
 Traders
 Civil servants
 Unskilled labour
 Unemployed
 Others
Total
21
4
4
3
8
40
24
2
7
2
5
40
45
6
11
5
13
80
56.3
7.5
13.8
6.3
16.3
100
0.280
  1. n number. Mean age is presented as mean ± SD. Comparison between parameters were determined by chi-square, t-test. P-value <0.05 is considered significant