Table 1.

Demographic characteristics for pancreatic cancer cases by histologic subtype; incidence cases for 2000 to 2007

Adenocarcinoma (n = 10,186)Mucinous (n = 880)Endocrine (n = 568)IPMN (n = 43)Carcinoma not otherwise specified (n = 3,619)
Gender
    Male5,155 (50.6)404 (45.9)302 (53.2)21 (48.8)1,628 (45)
    Female5,031 (49.4)476 (54.1)266 (46.8)22 (51.2)1,991 (55)
Age (y)
    <50733 (7.2)76 (8.6)155 (27.3)3 (7)137 (3.8)
    50-591,813 (17.8)171 (19.4)147 (25.9)8 (18.6)339 (9.4)
    60-692,631 (25.8)218 (24.8)125 (22)5 (11.6)571 (15.8)
    70-793,199 (31.4)270 (30.7)99 (17.4)16 (37.2)1,022 (28.2)
    80+1,810 (17.8)145 (16.5)42 (7.4)11 (25.6)1,550 (42.8)
Ethnicity
    White6,515 (64)562 (63.9)369 (65)30 (69.8)2,375 (65.6)
    Black773 (7.6)78 (8.9)44 (7.8)2 (4.7)322 (8.9)
    Hispanic1,797 (17.6)151 (17.2)86 (15.1)1 (2.3)550 (15.2)
    Chinese258 (2.5)17 (1.9)11 (1.9)1 (2.3)93 (2.6)
    Non-Chinese Asian784 (7.7)67 (7.6)52 (9.2)8 (18.6)258 (7.1)
    Other59 (0.6)5 (0.6)6 (1.1)1 (2.3)21 (0.6)
Stage
    Local*1,489 (17.9)137 (18.6)142 (29.8)33 (80.5)531 (24.5)
    Regional3,357 (40.3)240 (32.7)126 (26.5)8 (19.5)629 (29.0)
    Metastatic3,472 (41.7)358 (48.7)208 (43.7)01,011 (46.6)
    Number missing18681559221448
Surgery
    None8,907 (87.4)686 (78)359 (63.2)8 (18.6)3,386 (93.6)
    Pancreatectomy1,219 (12)185 (21)198 (34.9)34 (79.1)65 (1.8)
    Other surgery45 (0.4)9 (1)9 (1.6)1 (2.3)13 (0.4)
Radiation
    No8,697 (85.5)751 (85.3)525 (92.8)41 (95.4)3,314 (95.3)
    Yes1,475 (14.5)129 (14.7)41 (7.2)2 (4.7)163 (4.7)
Chemotherapy
    No5,518 (54.2)511 (58.1)349 (61.4)37 (86.1)2,809 (77.6)
    Yes4,378 (43)352 (40)201 (35.4)6 (14)576 (15.9)
Socioeconomic status
    Lowest1,470 (14.4)129 (14.7)67 (11.8)3 (7)594 (16.4)
    2nd Lowest1,853 (18.2)167 (19)89 (15.7)5 (11.6)734 (20.3)
    Middle2,157 (21.2)157 (17.8)115 (20.3)8 (18.6)782 (21.6)
    High2,279 (22.4)201 (22.8)121 (21.3)10 (23.3)773 (21.4)
    Highest2,427 (23.8)226 (25.7)176 (31)17 (39.5)736 (20.3)
  • * Includes in situ cases, as described in the text.