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Table 1 Characteristics of the cohort of Māori and non-Māori men from 31 general practices

From: Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening and follow-up investigations in Māori and non-Māori men in New Zealand

  Māori Non-Māori
(N = 4986) (N = 29974)
n % n %
Age     
40-59 years 3749 75.2 17874 59.6
60-69 years 805 16.1 6613 22.1
70-79 years 374 7.5 3814 12.7
80+ years 58 1.2 1673 5.6
PSA test in 2010 650 13.0 8066 26.9
PSA test between 2007 and 2009 (% of tested men) 303 46.6 5092 63.1
PSA level (% of tested men)     
0-3.99 ng/ml 554 85.2 6824 84.6
4-9.99 ng/ml 71 10.9 976 12.1
10-19.99 ng/ml 18 2.8 189 2.3
20+ ng/ml 7 1.1 77 1.0