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Table 4 Descriptive statistics for variables entered in the regression analysis

From: Geographic disparities in late stage breast cancer incidence: results from eight states in the United States

Variables Mean Range
Late stage breast cancer diagnosis ages 40 and above—dependent variable 43.81 62.90
Density of mammography facilities per person 3.99 14.22
% Screening 0.66 0.32
Density of obstetrics and gynecology specialists per person 7.70 25.44
% Urban households 0.56 1.00
% Black 0.12 0.61
Median household income 46205 68985
% English literacy 5.14 26.68
% With college degree 0.10 0.41
% With private insurance 0.49 0.45
% Uninsured 0.11 0.40
States Number of HSAs per State
NM, Reference 13
CA 30
GA 42
IA 34
KY 31
LA 17
NJ 9
UT 10