Table 2

Incidence of and mortality from 10 most common cancers in Asia: women
Cancer type 2008 2030
Cases, N ASR (W) per 100,000 Deaths, N ASR (W) per 100,000 Cases, N Deaths, N
Breast 528,927 26 193,497 9.5 818,220 321,106
Cervix uteri 312,990 15.3 159,894 7.9 473,001 267,180
Lung 268,434 13.1 229,778 11 512,745 446,879
Stomach 243,154 11.7 188,427 8.9 458,509 364,559
Colorectum 225,688 11 122,034 5.8 421,906 235,470
Liver 167,851 8.2 157,719 7.6 312,801 298,119
Corpus uteri 131,178 6.6 35,044 1.7 214,877 63,526
Oesophagus 124,507 6.1 103,313 5.0 237,659 201,705
Ovary 102,408 5.1 60,142 3.0 162,018 102,920
Leukaemia 76,111 3.8 60,298 3.0 108,189 87,708
All: Asia 2,851,110 139.6 1,718,721 83.2 4,854,983 3,127,901
All: World 6,044,710 164.4 3,345,176 87.2 9,790,012 5,661,912

Source: adapted from Ferlay et al. [3].

ASR (W), age-standardised rate (standardised to world standard population).

Sankaranarayanan et al.

Sankaranarayanan et al. BMC Medicine 2014 12:3   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-12-3

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