Table 4

Model-based age group-specific 5-year relative survival (RS) in 2002 and 2006 for endometrial cancer patients diagnosed in Germany,1997-2006

Age

2002 (1)

2006 (2)

Change of RS

(2)-(1)a

P-valueb


Count (%)

RS (SE)

Count (%)

RS (SE)


Age groups

15-44 years

94 (2)

92.8 (2.0)

114 (3)

91.3 (2.4)

-1.5

0.691

45-54 years

398 (10)

87.2 (1.5)

412 (11)

88.6 (1.3)

1.4

0.551

55-64 years

1,028 (27)

86.1 (0.9)

887 (23)

85.4 (1.0)

-0.7

0.670

65-74 years

1,236 (33)

78.6 (1.2)

1,368 (36)

82.4 (1.0)

3.8

0.034

75+ years

1,047 (28)

72.0 (1.6)

1,028 (27)

71.8 (1.6)

-0.2

0.952

Overall c

3,803 (100)

80.1 (0.7)

3,809 (100)

81.3 (0.6)

1.2

0.256


Abbreviations: RS = point estimates of relative survival (%); SE = standard error (percent units);

a difference in percent units;

b the differences between RS estimates were tested using model-based period analysis;

c age-adjusted.

Chen et al. BMC Cancer 2012 12:128   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-12-128

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