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Table 1 Patient Characteristics for 102 women diagnosed with breast cancer under 50 years old and reporting chemotherapy

From: Accuracy of self-reported cancer treatment data in young breast cancer survivors

Age at diagnosis N %
≤ 30 years 9 9
> 30 years and ≤ 35 years 16 16
> 35 years and ≤ 40 years 25 25
> 40 years and ≤ 45 years 32 31
> 45 years 20 20
Education level
 Graduated from high school or have high school equivalent 2 2
 Some college 4 4
 Completed vocational/technical training 2 2
 Graduated from college 42 41
 Some graduate/professional school 3 3
 Completed graduate/professional school 49 48
Race (select all that apply)
 American Indian or Alaskan Native 1 1
 Asian 4 4
 Black or African American 3 3
 White 96 94
Estrogen Receptor Status
 Positive 86 84
 Negative 16 16
Progesterone Receptor Status
 Positive 74 73
 Negative 26 26
 Unknown 2 2
Her-2 Neu Status
 Positive 32 32
 Negative 67 66
 Unknown 2 2
 Indeterminate 1 1
Clinical Stage
 0 3 3
 1 24 24
 2 55 54
 3 17 17
 Unknown 3 3
Recurrence
 Yes 13 13
 No 89 87