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Table 2 Number of cases, person-years and truncated age-standardized incidence rates (ASR) with 95% confidence intervals (95% C.I.) per 100,000 person-years among the study population aged 50 to 74 years, by histological subtype and country of origin, Belgium, 2004–2013

From: Lung cancer incidence differences in migrant men in Belgium, 2004–2013: histology-specific analyses

   Nr. of cases Person-years ASR (95% C.I.)
Overall lung cancer Belgian 30,008 11,922,223 253.8 (251.0–256.7)
Italian 937 335,372 270.9 (253.3–288.5)
Turkish 199 84,828 271.9 (233.6–310.3)
Moroccan 333 171,470 199.1 (177.6–220.5)
Small-cell lung carcinoma Belgian 4818 11,922,223 40.7 (39.6–41.9)
Italian 129 335,372 37.5 (30.9–44.1)
Turkish 37 84,828 51.6 (34.7–68.4)
Moroccan 49 171,470 29.4 (21.2–37.7)
Squamous cell carcinoma Belgian 9361 11,922,223 79.5 (77.8–81.1)
Italian 303 335,372 88.3 (78.2–98.4)
Turkish 68 84,828 91.8 (69.6–113.9)
Moroccan 87 171,470 53.2 (42.0–64.4)
Adenocarcinoma Belgian 10,829 11,922,223 91.2 (89.5–92.9)
Italian 392 335,372 112.8 (101.4–124.1)
Turkish 67 84,828 90.1 (68.2–112.0)
Moroccan 157 171,470 92.9 (78.3–107.4)
Large-cell undifferentiated carcinoma Belgian 1485 11,922,223 12.6 (12.0–13.2)
Italian 26 335,372 7.5 (4.6–10.4)
Turkish N < 10 84,828 8.6 (1.6–15.5)
Moroccan N < 15 171,470 7.5 (3.4–11.6)
Other/unknown Belgian 3515 11,922,223 29.9 (28.9–30.9)
Italian 87 335,372 24.9 (19.6–30.2)
Turkish < 25 84,828 29.9 (17.0–42.8)
Moroccan 27 171,470 16.1 (10.0–22.2)