Table 1.

Demographic comparison between control and navigated patients, postintervention (n = 1,267 patients)

Control group (n = 679 patients)Navigation group (n = 588 patients)P value
Age at diagnosis in years (minimum, 25thpercentile, median, 75th percentile, maximum)(18,40,48,58,88)(18,33,42,50,89)0.56
Gender (%)
 Female625 (92.3%)567 (96.4%)0.43
 Male52 (7.7%)21 (3.6%)
Race/ethnicity (%)
 Black, non-Hispanic104 (16.2%)39 (6.7%)0.40
 White, non-Hispanic224 (34.8%)109 (18.7%)
 Hispanic/Latin(a/o)279 (43.4%)430 (73.8%)
 Mixed/other non-Hispanic36 (5.6%)5 (0.9%)
Language (%)
 English405 (60.9%)184 (31.6%)0.32
 Non-English260 (39.1%)399 (68.4%)
Marital status (%)
 Married241 (40.9%)299 (57.2%)0.03
 Not married349 (59.2%)224 (42.8%)
Education level of residence (%)
 8th grade or less59 (22.1%)175 (46.3%)0.37
 Some high school45 (16.9%)66 (17.5%)
 High school diploma(including equivalency)89 (33.3%)92 (24.3%)
 Some college/vocational after high school or Associate degree or College graduate74 (27.7%)45 (11.9%)
Income (%)
 Less than $10,000216 (58.5%)176 (40.4%)0.10
 $10,000 to $19,999119 (32.3%)197 (45.2%)
 $20,000 to $29,99923 (6.2%)54 (12.4%)
 $30,000 or more11 (3.0%)9 (2.1%)
Employment (%)
 Employed full time115 (24.2%)145 (30.4%)0.77
 Not employed full time361 (75.8%)332 (69.6%)
Insurance status (%)
 Private insurance50 (7.5%)21 (3.6%)0.20
 Medicaid (no private or Medicare)107 (16.0%)40 (6.9%)
 Medicare (no private)75 (11.2%)21 (3.6%)
 Other government insurance196 (29.3%)89 (15.4%)
 Uninsured241 (36.0%)406 (70.4%)
Family history of breast or colorectal cancer (%)
 Yes540 (79.5%)501 (85.2%)0.63
 No139 (20.5%)87 (14.8%)
Charlson Comorbidity Index score (%)
 0534 (78.7%)506 (86.1%)0.92
 1104 (15.3%)69 (11.7%)
 >141 (6.0%)13 (2.2%)
Cancer site (%)0.75
 Breast556 (81.9%)508 (86.4%)
 Colorectal123 (18.1%)80 (13.6%)