Table 3

Estimated global and regional number of total cancer deaths (thousands) and mortality rate (per 100,000) by age, both sexes, 2000

Region

Age-group


0–4

5–14

15–29

30–44

45–59

60–69

70–79

80+

Total


Number of deaths (000s)

World

46.0

49.4

141.3

462.1

1,503.0

1,852.4

1,901.0

1,078.7

7,033.9

AfrD

5.0

2.5

10.7

26.3

59.2

70.0

66.5

31.5

271.6

AfrE

4.9

2.6

15.2

33.1

65.0

76.4

72.1

31.5

300.8

AmrA

0.6

1.2

3.9

23.1

102.4

132.3

194.5

168.1

626.2

AmrB

3.2

4.4

10.7

31.7

86.4

94.3

103.5

66.6

400.8

AmrD

1.0

1.4

2.7

6.4

14.8

16.0

18.9

11.5

72.9

EmrB

1.2

2.0

3.8

8.0

19.2

18.2

17.8

7.7

77.8

EmrD

1.9

2.5

4.3

10.6

17.8

15.1

13.2

4.3

69.7

EurA

0.7

1.5

5.3

31.3

154.1

238.2

350.9

279.8

1,061.7

EurB1

0.7

1.1

3.9

16.6

59.3

76.6

69.8

26.5

254.5

EurB2

0.2

0.6

1.4

4.3

7.9

10.9

7.5

1.9

34.8

EurC

0.8

1.7

5.8

28.4

114.2

162.1

146.1

44.5

503.7

SearB

2.9

4.0

7.9

30.9

90.0

79.8

59.1

25.9

300.6

SearD

12.9

11.9

32.7

65.1

189.0

262.1

192.2

109.2

875.1

WprA

0.2

0.4

1.6

7.7

49.6

77.6

104.2

90.4

331.6

WprB1

8.9

10.6

28.5

128.2

451.6

503.1

467.5

165.6

1,764.0

WprB2

0.9

1.0

3.0

9.5

21.4

18.9

16.7

13.3

84.8

WprB3

0.0

0.1

0.2

0.6

1.2

0.7

0.4

0.2

3.4


Age-specific mortality rate per 100,000

World

7.6

4.1

9.0

36.3

186.8

548.2

965.1

1,702.1

116.5

AfrD

9.1

2.8

11.6

49.5

210.0

667.6

1,386.4

2,799.0

81.4

AfrE

8.5

2.7

16.3

63.6

243.8

798.9

1,612.8

2,932.2

89.1

AmrA

2.9

2.6

6.3

31.5

178.2

581.8

1,074.1

1,901.0

203.1

AmrB

7.0

4.9

8.6

34.1

159.9

463.9

895.3

1,773.8

90.7

AmrD

10.7

8.2

13.3

51.0

211.0

593.4

1,354.4

2,827.8

102.3

EmrB

7.3

5.7

9.1

31.5

144.0

374.6

688.6

1,182.8

55.8

EmrD

10.2

7.5

11.0

41.5

129.5

305.6

540.6

716.3

50.5

EurA

3.2

3.1

6.6

33.1

196.8

570.4

1,109.9

2,089.7

259.6

EurB1

5.7

4.2

9.0

47.1

226.3

602.5

874.0

1,325.3

153.5

EurB2

3.7

4.8

10.0

41.5

172.8

450.4

584.6

550.4

68.4

EurC

6.7

5.1

10.4

51.3

266.1

656.0

911.4

1,012.8

205.4

SearB

7.1

5.0

7.0

36.7

192.9

442.1

679.3

1,109.6

76.2

SearD

8.0

3.9

8.8

24.9

124.6

448.9

681.4

1,499.2

64.9

WprA

2.4

2.3

5.1

25.9

153.3

471.8

927.3

1,907.7

222.6

WprB1

8.6

4.5

8.4

38.1

218.2

617.6

1,080.7

1,435.2

130.0

WprB2

5.9

3.3

7.2

31.7

152.4

312.2

525.6

1,540.4

59.7

WprB3

4.3

4.3

8.2

47.8

173.4

280.3

378.4

1,162.9

49.1


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

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