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Table 2 Municipalities with 10 or more observed cases of oesophageal cancer in men, RRs of over 1.50, and a posterior probability >= 0.90 of having an RR greater than 1. Towns sorted by autonomous region and province. Spain, 1989–1998

From: Oesophageal cancer mortality in Spain: a spatial analysis

Autonomous region Province Town Observed Expected SMR RR pp(RR>1)
Andalusia Cadiz Cadiz 75 48.90 1.53 1.51 1.00
Asturias Oviedo Aller 26 8.06 3.22 1.63 1.00
   Mieres del Camino 47 23.05 2.04 1.58 1.00
Canary Islands Palmas Arucas 17 9.69 1.76 1.50 0.99
   Ingenio 17 5.83 2.92 1.94 1.00
   Telde 37 20.59 1.80 1.70 1.00
  Sta.Cruz de Tenerife Guimar 14 5.27 2.65 1.86 1.00
   Los Realejos 16 9.10 1.76 1.63 1.00
   Puerto de la Cruz 14 8.41 1.67 1.60 0.99
   Tacoronte 19 5.77 3.29 2.13 1.00
Galicia Corunna Arteixo 14 6.76 2.07 1.56 0.99
   Rianxo 12 5.11 2.35 1.72 1.00
   Ribeira 22 9.25 2.38 2.05 1.00
  Pontevedra Cangas 13 7.71 1.69 1.66 0.99
   Marín 14 7.78 1.80 1.63 1.00
   Moaña 14 5.80 2.41 1.77 1.00
   Mos 11 4.53 2.43 1.57 1.00
   O Porriño 11 4.51 2.44 1.60 1.00
   Vilagarcia de Arousa 16 11.34 1.41 1.54 1.00
   Vilanova de Arousa 15 5.52 2.72 1.99 1.00
La Rioja Logroño Haro 11 3.77 2.92 1.50 1.00
Basque Country Guipúzcoa Donostia 136 67.42 2.02 1.93 1.00
   Hernani 21 6.88 3.05 2.06 1.00
   Irún 41 19.91 2.06 1.87 1.00
   Lasarte 11 6.08 1.81 1.84 1.00
   Pasaia 16 7.24 2.21 1.93 1.00
   Renteria 26 14.94 1.74 1.81 1.00
   Tolosa 17 7.41 2.29 1.75 1.00
  Vizcaya Barakaldo 68 42.97 1.58 1.58 1.00
   Bilbao 233 150.99 1.54 1.53 1.00
   Leioa 14 7.55 1.86 1.60 1.00
   Mungia 12 4.40 2.73 1.52 1.00
   Portugalete 31 20.99 1.48 1.58 1.00
   Santurtzi 40 19.02 2.10 1.90 1.00
   Sestao 34 14.33 2.37 1.88 1.00
   Valle de Trápaga 12 4.90 2.45 1.79 1.00
  1. RR = estimated relative risk. SMR = standard mortality ratio. pp = posterior probability that RR>1.