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Table 2 Characteristics of women targeted by the screening program (age 30–59) in urban and rural Chiang Mai who died of cervical cancer, 2003–2012

From: Disparities in the change of cervical cancer mortality rate between urban and rural Chiang Mai in the era of universal health care and the Thai national screening program

  Urban
N = 159
Rural
N = 222
p-value
Characteristics
 Median (IQR) age at diagnosis (year) 48 (45–53) 48 (44–52) 0.661a
 Median (IQR) age at death (year) 51 (46–55) 50 (47–55) 0.905a
 Extent of disease, n(%)    0.102b
  Localized 28 (18) 54 (25)  
  Regional/ Metastatic 127 (82) 160 (75)  
  1. a Wilcoxon Rank sum test
  2. b Chi-square test