Skip to main content

Table 1 The incidence of leukemia in children aged 0–14 years in Mexico City from 1996 to 2000.

From: Incidence of leukemias in children from El Salvador and Mexico City between 1996 and 2000: Population-based data

1996 to 2000   Number of cases by year
  Sex n AAIR < 1 year 1–4 years 5–9 years 10–14 years   1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
ALL M 103 49.6* 60.2 82.4 49.9 19.5 n 49 33 33 42 26
  F 80 40.1* 36.7 45.9 41.8 33.9 AAIR 62.3 39.6 43.1 52.1 29.5
  T 183 44.9* 48.8 64.6 45.9 26.6       
AML M 13 6.3* 0 10.5 6.9 3.0 n 9 4 11 7 12
  F 30 15.0* 0 16.5 14.4 17.0 AAIR 11.4 4.8 14.4 8.7 13.6
  T 43 10.6* 0 13.4 10.6 9.9       
CML M 5 2.4* 8.6 0 1.4 4.5 n 2 3 0 4 1
  F 5 2.5* 0 5.5 1.4 1.5 AAIR 2.5 3.6 0 5.0 1.1
  T 10 2.5* 4.4 2.7 1.4 3.0       
UL M 1 0.5* 0 0 1.4 0 n 1 0 0 1 0
  F 1 0.5* 0 0 0 1.5 AAIR 1.3 0 0 1.2 0
  T 2 0.5* 0 0 0.7 0.8       
  1. AAIR: Average Annual Incidence Rate
  2. M = male; F = female; T = total; AAIR = average annual incidence rate per million. AML = Acute myeloid leukemia; ALL = Acute Lymphoid leukemia; CML: Chronic Myeloid Leukemia; UL = Unspecified leukemias.* Age standardized rate per million children.