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Table 2 Age-standardised cervical cancer mortality rates (deaths per 100,000 women): trends in Spain,1981-2012 +

From: The end of the decline in cervical cancer mortality in Spain: trends across the period 1981–2012

  % women >15yrs never screened++   Age-standardised mortality rates (100,000 women-year) Average annual percentage change Annual percentage change
Deaths 1981 1986 1991 1996 2001 2006 2011 1981 1981-2012 First period Change point Second period Change point Third period
N 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 2012 2012 % (95% CI) % (95% CI) Year (95% CI) % (95% CI) Year (95% CI) % (95% CI)
Total 27 26699 4.9 4.3 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.6 2.6 3.4 −2.2 (−2.6;-1.9) −3.2 (−3.4;-3.0) 2003 (2001–05) 0.1 (−0.9;1.2)     
Age group*                       
20-44 years 28 3328 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.3 1.2 1.1 1.4 −1.4 (−2.2;-0.6) 0.1 (−1.2;1.5) 1995 (1990–00) −2.6 (−3.6;-1.7)     
45–64 years 14 10081 9.7 8.1 6.7 5.8 5.0 5.2 5.6 6.6 −2.0 (−2.4;-1.5) −3.3 (−3.7;-3.0) 2003 (2000–06) 1.4 (−0.1;2.9)     
≥65 years 43 13279 17.6 15.3 12.3 9.7 8.0 8.2 7.6 11.0 −2.9 (−3.4;-2.3) −4.0 (−4.4;-3.5) 2003 (2000–05) −0.1 (−1.9;1.7)     
Geographical area                       
Northern Region                       
Galicia 40 2368 5.4 5.3 4.1 4.0 3.2 2.9 3.4 4.0 −2.4 (−2.8;-1.9)           
Asturias 30 921 4.9 4.8 4.7 3.7 2.3 3.0 2.5 3.8 −2.6 (−3.4;-1.7)           
Cantabria 41 360 4.5 4.4 3.7 3.1 2.8 2.5 2.6 3.4 −2.4 (−3.4;-1.4)           
Basque Country 19 1160 3.9 3.4 2.7 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.0 2.7 −2.2 (−2.8;-1.5)           
Navarre 25 248 2.3 3.3 2.1 1.5 1.9 1.8 2.0 2.1 −1.9 (−3.2;-0.5)           
Central Region                       
Castile & Leon 27 1497 3.9 3.4 2.6 2.7 2.3 2.1 2.5 2.8 −2.2 (−2.8;-1.6)           
Castile-La Mancha 33 1035 4.6 3.3 2.8 2.4 2.1 2.6 2.4 2.9 −1.7 (−3.1;-0.3) −3.9 (−5.0;-2.7) 2002 (1991–05) 3.1 (−0.9;7.2)     
Extremadura 39 583 4.4 3.0 3.0 2.2 2.2 2.1 1.9 2.7 −2.7 (−3.5;-1.8)           
Madrid 21 2728 3.3 3.4 3.1 2.7 2.3 2.1 2.2 2.7 −2.0 (−2.5;-1.4)           
Aragon 31 746 4.0 3.2 3.3 2.5 2.1 2.0 2.0 2.7 −2.7 (−3.5;-1.9)           
La Rioja 23 144 4.5 2.1 2.8 1.8 1.8 2.5 3.1 2.6 −1.7 (−4.1;0.7)           
Mediterranean & Southern Region                      
Catalonia 20 4254 5.3 4.6 3.7 2.9 2.2 2.5 2.2 3.3 −3.4 (−5.3;-1.6) −4.4 (−4.9;-3.9) 2004 (1984–07) 3.6 (−2.2;9.6) 2010 (2001–10) −12.3 (−32.2;13.3)
Valencian Region 21 2897 5.7 4.5 3.6 3.4 2.9 2.8 3.2 3.6 −2.1 (−3.0;-1.3) −3.5 (−4.2;-2.8) 2002 (1990–09) 0.8 (−1.6;3.2)     
Murcia 33 718 5.5 4.6 4.7 3.6 2.5 2.7 2.6 3.6 −2.9 (−3.7;-2.1)           
Andalusia 40 4892 6.0 4.7 4.1 3.5 3.0 2.8 2.8 3.8 −2.5 (−3.2;-1.8) −3.5 (−3.9;-3.0) 2004 (1993–08) 0.3 (−2.2;2.9)     
Balearic & Canary Islands                      
Balearic Islands 22 769 6.6 7.6 6.3 3.9 4.2 3.6 3.4 5.0 −2.9 (−3.8;-2.0)           
Canary Islands 15 1260 7.1 5.6 5.1 4.3 3.7 4.0 4.1 4.7 −2.0 (−2.6;-1.4)           
Autonomous City enclaves (North Africa)                      
Ceuta 30 61 7.9 6.1 7.7 3.4 6.1 5.5 2.2 5.8             
Melilla 58 58 5.8 7.4 6.2 9.1 4.7 5.9 2.8 6.2             
  1. *Age group 0–19 years: total number of cases for the whole period: 11 cases; rates not shown.
  2. +Joinpoint regression trend analyses by age group and geographical region.
  3. Bold text: Statistically significant annual percentage change. ++% women aged >15 years reporting no citology screening test (Pap smear) in their lives by 2012 (National Health Surveys).