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Table 3 Estimated number of cancer incidence cases and deaths attributable to tobacco smoking in Korea

From: Attributable fraction of tobacco smoking on cancer using population-based nationwide cancer incidence and mortality data in Korea

Cancer site Men Women Total
PAF (%) Cases PAF (%) Deaths PAF (%) Cases PAF (%) Deaths PAF (%) Cases PAF (%) Deaths
Oral cavity 45.8 517 62.0 246 18.2 93 8.2 13 37.2 610 47.1 259
Pharynx 45.8 322 62.0 228 18.2 20 8.2 5 42.0 342 55.1 233
Esophagus 47.2 919 54.8 711 2.3 3 0.2 0 44.0 922 50.6 711
Stomach 27.9 5,514 31.6 2,107 2.0 193 0.2 5 19.4 5,707 20.8 2,112
Colorectum 1.5 224 1.2 45 0.0 1 0.4 13 0.9 225 0.8 58
Liver 23.5 2,737 23.5 1,976 5.5 213 6.1 172 19.0 2,950 19.1 2,148
Pancreas 27.4 646 26.8 598 0.8 15 0.4 7 15.5 661 14.9 605
Larynx 73.0 782 71.9 275 24.0 16 9.2 4 70.2 798 65.8 279
Lung 53.3 7,244 71.5 7,783 5.2 278 8.1 327 39.8 7,522 54.4 8,110
 Among non-smokers 5.9 66 10.5 57 20.7 994 20.5 726 17.9 1,060 19.2 783
Cervix uteri      0.5 19 3.1 30 0.5 19 3.1 30
Ovary      4.0 68 4.0 34 4.0 68 4.0 34
Kidney 7.6 175 6.6 33 0.0 0 2.3 5 5.2 175 5.1 38
Bladder 43.4 1,093 44.9 318 2.8 17 3.8 10 35.4 1,110 34.0 328
Total 20.9 20,239 32.9 14,377 2.1 1,930 5.2 1,351 11.8 22,169 22.7 15,728
% of all cancers (aged 20+ years)   20.9   32.9   2.1   5.2   11.8   22.7