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Table 5 Geographical distribution of the number of colonoscopies in Dutch provinces in 2004 and 2009

From: Anticipating implementation of colorectal cancer screening in The Netherlands: a nation wide survey on endoscopic supply and demand

Province Number of colonoscopies 2004 Number of colonoscopies 2009 Change Number of colonoscopies per 100,000 inhabitants 2004 Number of colonoscopies per 100,000 inhabitants 2009 Change
Noord-Holland 16,798 30,281 +80% 649 1,144 +76%
Zuid-Holland 26,992 41,583 +54% 782 1,194 +53%
Noord-Brabant 11,932 22,191 +86% 496 911 +84%
Utrecht 10,498 13,473 +28% 903 1,113 +23%
Gelderland 13,716 23,248 +70% 697 1,168 +68%
Overijssel 9,799 14,709 +50% 886 1,307 +48%
Groningen 5,739 6,906 +20% 999 1,203 +20%
Flevoland 1,822 4,319 +137% 506 1,126 +123%
Zeeland 2,691 3,670 +36% 710 963 +36%
Limburg 9,487 18,184 +92% 833 1,620 +94%
Friesland 4,680 7,918 +69% 729 1,228 +68%
Drenthe 2,661 4,857 +83% 552 991 +80%
The Netherlands 116,815 191,339 +64% 719 1,161 +61%