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Table 1 Trends (annual percent change) of cancer mortality. Median (and interquartile range) APC by sex, macro-region, and type of cancer. Brazil, 1996–2016

From: Describing mortality trends for major cancer sites in 133 intermediate regions of Brazil and an ecological study of its causes

   North (n. 22) Northeast (n. 42) Southeast (n. 33) South (n. 21) Center-West (n. 15) Brazil (n. 133)
Sex Median (IQR) Median (IQR) Median (IQR) Median (IQR) Median (IQR) Median (IQR)
All cancers F 2.81 (0.69; 4.32) 3.23 (2.05; 5.04) − 0.43 (− 0.74; 0.15) − 0.25 (− 0.47; − 0.01) 0.12 (− 0.46; 0.46) 0.43 (− 0.37; 2.88)
M 3.21 (1.47; 4.7) 3.73 (3.1; 5.81) − 0.58 (− 0.74; 0.28) − 0.43 (− 0.83; − 0.2) 0.47 (0.22; 0.79) 0.79 (− 0.4; 3.49)
Head & Neck F 8.6 (0.33; 17.34) 5.52 (2.92; 11.72) − 0.31 (− 1.18; 0.84) − 1.13 (− 1.63; 0.76) 1.25 (− 0.6; 5.31) 1.49 (− 0.88; 5.79)
M 7.25 (1.58; 15.72) 5.52 (3.33; 8.19) − 0.19 (− 1.13; 1.67) − 0.9 (− 1.6; − 0.32) 1.49 (0.56; 2.61) 1.69 (− 0.36; 5.81)
Colon, Rectum & Anus F 5.13 (2.74; 11.09) 5.05 (3.28; 8.76) 0.67 (0.01; 2.11) 0.46 (0.25; 1.04) 1.8 (0.24; 2.93) 2.79 (0.49; 5.07)
M 5.89 (3.62; 9.46) 5.78 (3.87; 8.56) 2.08 (1.24; 2.71) 1.34 (0.93; 2.14) 2.5 (1.47; 3.33) 3.11 (1.64; 5.8)
Stomach F 2.85 (− 1.07; 8.75) 1.75 (0.58; 5.77) − 2.79 (− 3.59; − 2.13) − 2.84 (− 3.29; − 1.88) − 2.32 (− 2.69; − 0.19) −1.07 (− 2.78; 1.76)
M 1.66 (0.35; 7.35) 1.82 (0.41; 5.31) − 3.12 (− 3.69; − 2.47) −2.95 (− 3.37; − 2.44) −2.67 (− 3.09; − 1.98) −1.27 (− 2.94; 1.49)
Pancreas F 8.79 (3.81; 14.82) 5.33 (2.36; 11.24) 0.85 (0.32; 2.44) 0.9 (0.44; 1.23) 2.23 (0.79; 3.95) 2.5 (0.89; 6.11)
M 7.94 (1.67; 17.86) 5.64 (3.61; 9.54) 1.02 (0.28; 1.8) 1.03 (0.33; 1.17) 1.67 (0.13; 4.83) 2.38 (0.86; 6.67)
Lung F 3.22 (1.75; 5.82) 5.18 (3.67; 7.23) 1.18 (0.59; 1.66) 1.39 (0.76; 2.02) 1.1 (0.05; 1.89) 2.02 (0.94; 4.62)
M 2.6 (1.09; 6.45) 4.15 (1.9; 5.45) − 0.9 (−1.47; 0.16) − 0.91 (− 1.42; − 0.47) 0.3 (− 0.19; 0.61) 0.5 (− 0.91; 3.77)
Breast F 6.89 (2.91; 17.76) 4.62 (2.91; 7.83) 0.29 (− 0.87; 1.32) 0.58 (− 0.17; 0.96) 2.08 (0.68; 3.82) 2.32 (0.38; 5.52)
Prostate M 5.42 (3.39; 13.19) 5.11 (3.16; 7.04) − 0.23 (− 1.28; 1.08) − 0.26 (− 0.86; 0.25) 0.95 (0.44; 1.63) 1.52 (− 0.15; 5.1)
Cervical F 3.1 (− 0.12; 6.43) 1.93 (0.02; 5.53) − 3.01 (− 3.83; − 1.59) −2.44 (− 2.75; − 1.54) −2.37 (− 2.8; − 0.96) − 0.97 (− 2.71; 2.09)
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