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Table 5 Descriptive analsis of neutropenia data

From: Individual level covariate adjusted conditional autoregressive (indiCAR) model for disease mapping

Variables Neutropenia n (%) Total
Age group (years)
 20–30 408 (9.2) 4418
 30–39 851 (7.7) 10,988
 40–49 1649 (6.2) 26,395
 50–59 2942 (5.6) 52,281
 60–69 3465 (4.8) 71,446
 70–79 2577 (3.7) 69,236
 80+ 769 (1.7) 44,859
Sex
 Female 6363 (5.0) 127,519
 Male 6298 (4.1) 152,104
Year of diagnosis
 2001 1343 (4.9) 27,356
 2002 1411 (5.0) 28,451
 2003 1503 (5.1) 29,560
 2004 1478 (4.8) 30,970
 2005 1596 (5.1) 31,533
 2006 1452 (4.6) 31,865
 2007 1453 (4.5) 32,603
 2008 1405 (4.2) 33,343
 2009 1020 (3.0) 33,942
ARIA
 Major cities 9199 (4.9) 189,322
 Inner regional Australia 2638 (3.9) 67,086
 Outer regional Australia 774 (3.6) 21,664
 Remote or very remote Australia 50 (3.2) 1551
Cancer type
 Breast cancer 2059 (5.3) 38,620
 Lung cancer 1401 (6.2) 22,744
 Colon and rectum cancer 1011 (3.0) 34,018
 Haematological malignancy 5134 (25.0) 20,518
 Other cancer 3056 (1.9) 163,723
No. of major comorbidities
 0 6072 (3.7) 163,645
 1 2228 (4.9) 45,817
 2 2315 (6.7) 34,670
 3 976 (5.7) 17,264
 4+ 1,070 (5.9) 18,227
SEIFA
 Most disadvantaged 1388 (4.6) 30,302
 2 1750 (4.1) 42,558
 3 3546 (4.5) 78,006
 4 2800 (4.6) 60,880
 Least disadvantaged 3177 (4.7) 67,877