Table 10

Estimated global site-specific cancer incidence-to-mortality rate ratios by sex

Site

Male

Female


Mouth and oropharynx

1.20

1.57

Oesophagus

1.05

1.05

Stomach

1.15

1.19

Colon and rectum

1.69

1.75

Liver

1.01

1.06

Pancreas

1.02

1.01

Trachea, bronchus, and lung

1.07

1.10

Melanoma of the skin

3.37

2.93

Breast

2.19

Cervix uteri

1.91

Corpus uteri

4.45

Ovary

1.70

Prostate

2.08

Bladder

2.21

2.01

Lymphomas and multiple myeloma

1.40

1.51

Leukaemia

1.35

1.44

Other malignant neoplasms

1.49

1.63


Shibuya et al. BMC Cancer 2002 2:37   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-2-37

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