Table 1.

Asian patient characteristics according to cancer screening type

Cervical cancer screeningMammography screeningColorectal cancer screening
Patient characteristics
All patients39,845 (100.0%)11,268 (100.0%)20,793 (100.0%)
Sex
 Male— (—)— (—)9,363 (45.0%)
 Female39,845 (100.0%)11,268 (100.0%)11,430 (54.9%)
Age, y
 Median (interquartile range)40 (13)58 (11)58 (11)
 21—293,477 (8.7%)— (—)— (—)
 30—3914,794 (37.1%)— (—)— (—)
 40—4913,080 (32.8%)— (—)— (—)
 50—596,516 (16.3%)6,588 (58.4%)12,077 (58.0%)
 60—691,978 (4.9%)3,514 (31.1%)6,360 (30.5%)
 70+— (—)1,166 (10.3%)2,356 (11.3%)
Race/ethnicity
 Asian Indian16,826 (42.2%)2,030 (18.0%)4,693 (22.5%)
 Japanese1,680 (4.2%)1,114 (9.8%)1,833 (8.8%)
 Chinese13,553 (34.0%)5,196 (46.1%)9,492 (45.6%)
 Filipino4,780 (11.9%)2,082 (18.4%)3,309 (15.9%)
 Korean1,471 (3.6%)339 (3.0%)554 (2.6%)
 Vietnamese1,045 (2.6%)309 (2.7%)550 (2.6%)
 Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander490 (1.2%)198 (1.7%)362 (1.7%)
Enrolled in “My health online”
 No25,189 (63.2%)7,530 (66.8%)13,807 (66.4%)
 Yes14,656 (36.7%)3,738 (33.1%)6,986 (33.5%)
Primary languagea
 English34,211 (85.8%)9,116 (80.9%)17,201 (82.7%)
 Not English, but provider speaks patient's primary language1,075 (2.6%)399 (3.5%)711 (3.4%)
 Not English, and provider does not speak patient's primary language4,559 (11.4%)1,753 (15.5%)2,881 (13.8%)
Patient requires an interpreter
 No39,288 (98.6%)10,884 (96.5%)20,147 (96.8%)
 Yes557 (1.3%)384 (3.4%)646 (3.1%)
Primary care visits in last 2 y
Median (interquartile range)3 (4)4 (4)3 (3)
 1 visit8,463 (21.2%)1,513 (13.4%)3,187 (15.3%)
 2–3 visits13,398 (33.6%)3,770 (33.4%)7,484 (35.9%)
 4–6 visits9,763 (24.5%)3,703 (32.8%)6,586 (31.6%)
 7+ visits8,221 (20.6%)2,282 (20.2%)3,536 (17.0%)
  • aPreferred spoken language as reported by patient.