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Table 3 Correlation between GNI per capita and incidence and mortality of all and top five cancers in men and woman in Asia

From: Relationships between cancer pattern, country income and geographical region in Asia

Male Female
Cancer site Correlation coefficient Cancer site Correlation coefficient
Inc p Mor p Inc p Mor p
All cancers 0.240 0.104 −0.225 0.129 All cancers 0.177 0.234 −0.163 0.272
Lung 0.173 0.246 0.152 0.307 Breast 0.534 <0.0005 0.013 0.928
Stomach −0.072 0.631 −0.207 0.162 Lung 0.142 0.340 0.122 0.415
Liver −0.060 0.689 −0.068 0.648 Cervix −0.354 0.015 −0.528 <0.0005
Colorectum 0.519 <0.0005 0.307 0.036 Colorectum 0.604 <0.0005 0.463 0.001
Oesophagus −0.369 0.011 −0.388 0.007 Stomach 0.030 0.840 −0.142 0.340
  1. Inc Incidence, Mor Mortality, p p-value