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Table 2 Incidence and mortality rates for breast, prostate and cervical cancer by regions, Colombia 2018a

From: Patterns of breast, prostate and cervical cancer incidence and mortality in Colombia: an administrative registry data analysis

Region Type of cancer
  Breast Prostate Cervical
  n ASR (95% CI) n ASR (95% CI) n ASR (95% CI)
Incidence       
Bogotá, D.C. 1012 21.59 (20.28–22.97)* 648 15.56 (14.38–16.80)* 267 5.73 (5.06–6.46)
Caribbean 797 16.69 (15.55–17.89) ¥ 404 8.38 (7.58–9.24) ¥ 312 6.48 (5.78–7.24)
Central 1385 21.02 (19.93–22.16)* 768 11.73 (10.91–12.59) 382 5.95 (5.36–6.57)
Eastern 511 11.84 (10.84–12.91) ¥ 293 6.66 (5.92–7.47) ¥ 155 3.61 (3.07–4.23) ¥
Pacific 757 17.44 (16.22–18.72) 461 10.93 (9.96–11.98) 255 5.86 (5.17–6.63)
Other departments 44 8.27 (5.98–11.11) ¥ 19 3.72 (2.23–5.76) ¥ 54 9.99 (7.48–13.04)*
National 4506 18.69 (18.15–19.25) 2593 11.34 (10.90–11.78) 1425 5.93 (5.62–6.25)
Mortality       
Bogotá, D.C. 442 9.71 (8.83–10.67) 292 7.98 (7.09–8.95) 160 3.44 (2.93–4.02) ¥
Caribbean 494 10.49 (9.59–11.46) 329 6.70 (6.00–7.47) ¥ 266 5.59 (4.94–6.30)*
Central 700 10.48 (9.72–11.29) 457 6.99 (6.36–7.66) 265 4.03 (3.56–4.54)
Eastern 332 7.59 (6.80–8.46) ¥ 234 5.13 (4.49–5.83) ¥ 130 2.99 (2.50–3.55) ¥
Pacific 466 10.64 (9.69–11.65) 318 7.29 (6.51–8.14) 176 4.02 (3.45–4.66)
Other departments 20 3.77 (2.28–5.82) ¥ 11 2.18 (1.09–3.84) ¥ 24 4.68 (2.98–6.96)
National 2454 10.48 (10.07–10.91) 1641 7.58 (7.22–7.96) 1021 4.31 (4.05–4.58)
  1. aAll rates are age-standardized per 100.000 population. They were estimated including only invasive cases
  2. *ASR significantly higher than national estimations. p-value < 0,05 in a test of proportions
  3. ¥ASR significantly lower than national estimations. p-value < 0,05 in a test of proportions
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