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Table 1 General characteristics of the study population

From: Epidemiological profile of brain tumors in Cameroon: a retrospective study

Variables n %
Age (years)   
 ≤ 14 19 12.7
 15–24 15 10.0
 25–54 82 54.7
 ≥ 55 34 22.7
Gender   
 Male 76 50.7
 Female 74 49.3
Risk factors of brain tumors   
 Familial history of brain tumors 4 2.7
 Working in synthetic manufacturing 3 2.0
 HIV 5 3.3
 Head trauma 11 7.3
 Unidentified risk factor 127 84.7