Table 1

Baseline characteristics of male Midspan cohorts at screening (1970-76) and prostate cancer outcomes. N = 12,926

Controls

Prostate cancer cases

Gleason < 7

Gleason = 7

Gleason 8-10

Unknown Gleason


Sample Size

12,276

650

64

57

119

67

Number of Deaths%(n)

76.4

(9,384)

81.1

(527)

51.6

(33)

52.6

(30)

73.9

(88)

82.1

(55)

Cholesterol quintiles, mmol/L,%(n)

< 5.05

94.9

(2,589)

5.1

(138)

24.6

(15)

21.3

(13)

27.9

(17)

26.2

(16)

5.06 - < 5.57

95.3

(2,471)

4.7

(121)

17.7

(9)

13.7

(7)

37.2

(19)

31.4

(16)

5.58 - < 6.09

94.9

(2,676)

5.1

(145)

26.1

(17)

12.3

(8)

46.2

(30)

15.4

(10)

6.1 - < 6.69

94.5

(2,161)

5.5

(125)

16.9

(12)

18.3

(13)

46.5

(33)

18.3

(13)

≥6.7

95.2

(2,379)

4.8

(121)

18.6

(11)

27.1

(16)

33.9

(20)

20.3

(12)

Mean Age (s.d.)

51.1

(7.2)

51.7

(6.8)

46.9

(6.8)

46.7

(6.3)

49.2

(6.3)

50.7

(6.5)

Mean Height (s.d.)

171.1

(7.1)

172.0

(6.9)

172.6

(7.3)

173.3

(6.1)

172.3

(6.5)

172.6

(7.3)

Mean Weight (s.d.)

74.8

(11.1)

75.9

(10.4)

75.7

(10.8)

76.0

(9.0)

74.9

(9.5)

76.3

(9.6)

Height (cm),%(n)

≤165.1

95.9

(2,770)

4.1

(120)

24.5

(12)

14.3

(7)

34.7

(17)

26.5

(13)

165.2-170

95.3

(2,551)

4.7

(126)

19.1

(9)

12.8

(6)

49.0

(23)

19.1

(9)

170.1-172.72

95.0

(2,321)

5.0

(121)

19.7

(13)

27.3

(18)

33.3

(22)

19.7

(13)

172.73-177.8

94.3

(2,745)

5.7

(165)

19.0

(16)

17.9

(15)

42.9

(36)

20.2

(17)

≥177.9

94.1

(1,887)

5.9

(118)

23.0

(14)

18.0

(11)

34.4

(21)

24.6

(15)

Missing

0.0

(2)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

Mean BMI (s.d.)

25.5

(3.3)

25.6

(3.0)

25.4

(3.0)

25.3

(2.7)

25.2

(3.0)

25.6

(3.0)

BMI (kg m-2),%(n)

< 25 (Under & Desirable weight )

95.2

(5,499)

4.8

(279)

20.8

(31)

17.5

(26)

40.9

(61)

20.8

(31)

25 - < 30 (Overweight)

94.7

(5,729)

5.3

(320)

21.9

(30)

19.7

(27)

34.3

(47)

24.1

(33)

≥30 (Obese)

95.4

(1,046)

4.6

(51)

14.3

(3)

19.0

(4)

52.4

(11)

14.3

(3)

Missing

0.0

(2)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

Smoking,%(n)

Never smoker

93.3

(2,093)

6.7

(149)

22.8

(18)

19.0

(15)

39.2

(31)

19.0

(15)

Smoker

96.1

(7,253)

3.9

(294)

18.3

(24)

17.6

(23)

39.7

(52)

24.4

(32)

Ex-smoker

93.4

(2,929)

6.6

(207)

22.7

(22)

19.6

(19)

37.1

(36)

20.6

(20)

Missing

0.0

(1)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

0.0

(0)

Social Class,%(n)

I&II

94.2

(3,090)

5.8

(190)

16.3

(16)

23.5

(23)

38.8

(38)

21.4

(21)

IIIN

94.4

(1,810)

5.6

(108)

27.8

(15)

11.1

(6)

40.7

(22)

20.4

(11)

IIIM

95.3

(4,247)

4.7

(208)

18.1

(15)

19.3

(16)

37.3

(31)

25.3

(21)

IV&V

95.8

(3,057)

4.2

(135)

25.0

(17)

16.2

(11)

38.2

(26)

20.6

(14)

Missing

88.9

(72)

11.1

(9)

25.0

(1)

25.0

(1)

50.0

(2)

0.0

(0)


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