Table 8: Number of Cases and Percent of Selected First Primary Malignant Central Nervous System Tumors by Demographics and Histology, 20-64 Year Olds, California, 2001-2005

 

Demographic Characteristics

 

Diffuse Astrocytoma

 

Anaplastic Astrocytoma

 

Astrocytoma, NOS

 

Glioblastoma

 

Oligodendro-glioma

 

Anaplastic oligodendro-glioma

 

Ependymoma / anaplastic ependymoma

 

Mixed glioma

 

Glioma malignant, NOS

 

Pineal Gland tumors

 

PNET / medulloblastoma

 

Meningioma

 

Lymphomas

 

Germ Cell Tumors

 

Neoplasm, NOS

 

Other

 

Total

 

 

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

n

%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sex

Male

 

34

60.7%

 

263

59.4%

 

202

56.4%

 

1,433

62.9%

 

224

57.9%

 

92

51.4%

 

124

49.0%

 

150

56.8%

 

98

53.6%

 

9

45.0%

 

73

66.4%

 

35

44.3%

 

259

77.5%

 

27

79.4%

 

30

50.0%

 

52

49.5%

 

3,105

59.7%

 

Female

 

22

39.3%

 

180

40.6%

 

156

43.6%

 

844

37.1%

 

163

42.1%

 

87

48.6%

 

129

51.0%

 

114

43.2%

 

85

46.4%

 

11

55.0%

 

37

33.6%

 

44

55.7%

 

135

40.4%

 

7

20.6%

 

30

50.0%

 

53

50.5%

 

2,097

40.3%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Race/Ethnicity

Non-Hispanic White

 

33

58.9%

 

285

64.3%

 

221

61.7%

 

1,620

71.1%

 

251

64.9%

 

124

69.3%

 

146

57.7%

 

160

60.6%

 

99

54.1%

 

9

45.0%

 

51

46.4%

 

36

45.6%

 

205

61.4%

 

15

44.1%

 

32

53.3%

 

57

54.3%

 

3,344

64.3%

 

Non-Hispanic Black

 

3

5.4%

 

10

2.3%

 

19

5.3%

 

86

3.8%

 

8

2.1%

 

4

2.2%

 

12

4.7%

 

7

2.7%

 

9

4.9%

 

0

0.0%

 

5

4.5%

 

12

15.2%

 

27

8.1%

 

3

8.8%

 

7

11.7%

 

6

5.7%

 

218

4.2%

 

Hispanic

 

15

26.8%

 

113

25.5%

 

92

25.7%

 

426

18.7%

 

87

22.5%

 

34

19.0%

 

74

29.2%

 

65

24.6%

 

57

31.1%

 

9

45.0%

 

47

42.7%

 

20

25.3%

 

109

32.6%

 

9

26.5%

 

18

30.0%

 

28

26.7%

 

1,203

23.1%

 

Asian-Pacific Islander

 

5

8.9%

 

32

7.2%

 

20

5.6%

 

136

6.0%

 

39

10.1%

 

17

9.5%

 

21

8.3%

 

32

12.1%

 

17

9.3%

 

2

10.0%

 

7

6.4%

 

11

13.9%

 

49

14.7%

 

7

20.6%

 

3

5.0%

 

13

12.4%

 

411

7.9%

 

Other/Unknown

 

0

0.0%

 

3

0.7%

 

6

1.7%

 

9

0.4%

 

2

0.5%

 

0

0.0%

 

0

0.0%

 

0

0.0%

 

1

0.5%

 

0

0.0%

 

0

0.0%

 

0

0.0%

 

4

1.2%

 

0

0.0%

 

0

0.0%

 

1

1.0%

 

26

0.5%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Socioeconomic Status

Low

 

19

33.9%

 

156

35.2%

 

134

37.4%

 

671

29.5%

 

117

30.2%

 

48

26.8%

 

85

33.6%

 

82

31.1%

 

72

39.3%

 

11

55.0%

 

46

41.8%

 

29

36.7%

 

142

42.5%

 

11

32.4%

 

30

50.0%

 

34

32.4%

 

1,687

32.4%

 

Medium

 

10

17.9%

 

84

19.0%

 

76

21.2%

 

469

20.6%

 

71

18.3%

 

44

24.6%

 

44

17.4%

 

65

24.6%

 

38

20.8%

 

3

15.0%

 

21

19.1%

 

18

22.8%

 

79

23.7%

 

7

20.6%

 

19

31.7%

 

16

15.2%

 

1,064

20.5%

 

High

 

27

48.2%

 

203

45.8%

 

148

41.3%

 

1,137

49.9%

 

199

51.4%

 

87

48.6%

 

124

49.0%

 

117

44.3%

 

73

39.9%

 

6

30.0%

 

43

39.1%

 

32

40.5%

 

173

51.8%

 

16

47.1%

 

11

18.3%

 

55

52.4%

 

2,451

47.1%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Level of Urbanization

Rural

 

5

8.9%

 

41

9.3%

 

17

4.7%

 

166

7.3%

 

19

4.9%

 

8

4.5%

 

19

7.5%

 

11

4.2%

 

10

5.5%

 

1

5.0%

 

4

3.6%

 

4

5.1%

 

24

7.2%

 

2

5.9%

 

10

16.7%

 

9

8.6%

 

350

6.7%

 

Urban

 

51

91.1%

 

402

90.7%

 

341

95.3%

 

2,111

92.7%

 

368

95.1%

 

171

95.5%

 

234

92.5%

 

253

95.8%

 

173

94.5%

 

19

95.0%

 

106

96.4%

 

75

94.9%

 

370

110.8%

 

32

94.1%

 

50

83.3%

 

96

91.4%

 

4,852

93.3%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

 

56

 

 

443

 

 

358

 

 

2,277

 

 

387

 

 

179

 

 

253

 

 

264

 

 

183

 

 

20

 

 

110

 

 

79

 

 

394

 

 

34

 

 

60

 

 

105

 

 

5,202