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Table 2 5-year relative survival (5y RS), loss in expectation of life (LEL) and proportion of expected life lost (PELL) for selected ages, together with 95 % confidence intervals, for colon cancer patients diagnosed in Sweden during 1961–2011

From: The loss in expectation of life after colon cancer: a population-based study

  Age 55 Age 65 Age 75 Age 85
Males Females Males Females Males Females Males Females
1965 5y RS (%) 40.6 41.9 36.5 38.2 31.3 33.3 24.8 27.0
(39.3; 41.9) (40.7; 43.2) (35.5; 37.8) (37.2; 39.2) (30.2; 32.5) (32.2; 34.4) (23.2; 26.5) (25.4; 28.6)
LEL (years) 13.5 16.1 8.85 10.8 5.31 6.16 2.95 3.21
(13.2; 13.8) (15.8; 16.5) (8.70; 9.00) (10.6; 11.0) (5.22; 5.40) (6.06; 6.27) (2.89; 3.01) (3.15; 3.28)
PELL (%) 60.9 59.6 62.8 61.3 64.5 62.9 68.8 67.3
(59.6; 62.3) (58.2; 60.9) (61.8; 63.9) (60.2; 62.4) (63.4; 65.5) (61.8; 63.9) (67.4; 70.2) (65.9; 68.7)
1975 5y RS (%) 44.3 46.0 41.5 43.4 37.4 39.7 31.9 34.5
(43.2; 45.4) (44.9; 47.0) (40.6; 42.3) (42.6; 44.3) (36.5; 38.4) (38.8; 40.7) (30.4; 33.3) (33.1; 35.9)
LEL (years) 13.2 15.5 8.59 10.6 4.87 6.07 2.70 3.17
(12.9; 13.4) (15.2; 15.9) (8.46; 8.72) (10.5; 10.8) (4.80; 4.95) (5.98; 6.17) (2.64; 2.75) (3.11; 3.23)
PELL (%) 57.3 55.4 58.3 56.4 58.1 56.7 60.5 59.1
(56.2; 58.5) (54.2; 56.6) (57.4; 59.1) (55.5; 57.3) (57.3; 59.0) (55.8; 57.6) (59.3; 61.7) (57.9; 60.3)
1985 5y RS (%) 51.3 53.2 49.7 51.8 47.0 49.5 42.6 45.5
(50.4; 52.3) (52.3; 54.1) (48.9; 50.5) (51.1; 52.6) (46.1; 47.8) (48.7; 50.2) (41.3; 44.0) (44.4; 46.7)
LEL (years) 12.9 14.4 7.99 9.56 4.45 5.54 2.23 2.70
(12.7; 13.2) (14.1; 14.8) (7.86; 8.11) (9.40; 9.72) (4.38; 4.52) (5.45; 5.63) (2.18; 2.27) (2.65; 2.76)
PELL (%) 51.3 48.7 50.9 48.6 49.3 47.7 48.7 47.6
(50.2; 52.4) (47.6; 49.8) (50.1; 51.7) (47.8; 49.4) (48.5; 50.1) (47.0; 48.5) (47.6; 49.7) (46.6; 48.6)
1995 5y RS (%) 56.5 58.5 56.0 58.3 54.5 57.1 51.5 54.5
(55.5; 57.5) (57.6; 59.4) (55.2; 56.7) (57.5; 59.0) (53.7; 55.3) (56.3; 57.8) (50.2; 52.7) (53.4; 55.6)
LEL (years) 13.0 13.7 8.23 9.24 4.20 5.07 1.97 2.40
(12.7; 13.3) (13.4; 14.1) (8.09; 8.38) (9.06; 9.42) (4.12; 4.27) (4.97; 5.16) (1.92; 2.02) (2.34; 2.46)
PELL (%) 47.8 44.6 46.6 43.6 43.1 41.2 40.2 39.1
(46.6; 48.9) (43.5; 45.8) (45.7; 47.4) (42.8; 44.5) (42.3; 43.9) (40.5; 42.0) (39.2; 41.2) (38.2; 40.1)
2005 5y RS (%) 61.5 63.6 62.0 64.3 61.5 64.1 59.8 62.7
(60.5; 62.6) (62.6; 64.6) (61.2; 62.8) (63.5; 65.1) (60.6; 62.4) (63.3; 64.9) (58.5; 61.1) (61.6; 63.9)
LEL (years) 12.8 13.0 8.14 8.59 4.27 4.82 1.76 2.10
(12.4; 13.3) (12.5; 13.5) (7.91; 8.38) (8.33; 8.86) (4.16; 4.38) (4.69; 4.96) (1.70; 1.81) (2.04; 2.17)
PELL (%) 44.2 40.6 42.2 38.7 38.3 35.7 33.5 32.3
(42.6; 45.9) (38.9; 42.3) (41.0; 43.4) (37.5; 39.9) (37.3; 39.2) (34.7; 36.7) (32.5; 34.6) (31.3; 33.2)