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Table 1 Case numbers, age-standardized (world) incidence/100,000, cumulative incidence (%, 0–74 y) and median age at diagnosis of oral and pharyngeal cancer patients in Finland and Sweden, 1970–2019

From: Incidence and survival in oral and pharyngeal cancers in Finland and Sweden through half century

FINLAND MEN     SWEDEN MEN   
 Cancer Number Incidence Cum
Incidence
Median age Number Incidence Cum
Incidence
Median age
  Oral Cavity 4243 2.4 0.28 63 7780 2.1 0.25 67
  Oropharynx 2519 1.4 0.18 61 6389 1.9 0.23 62
  Nasopharynx 481 0.29 0.03 61 1285 0.41 0.04 60
  Hypopharynx 993 0.53 0.07 66 2467 0.63 0.08 68
FINLAND WOMEN     SWEDEN WOMEN   
 Cancer Number Incidence Cum
Incidence
Median age Number Incidence Cum
Incidence
Median
age
  Oral Cavity 3913 1.5 0.17 71 6417 1.4 0.15 73
  Oropharynx 998 0.46 0.05 60 2609 0.71 0.09 63
  Nasopharynx 281 0.14 0.02 64 637 0.18 0.02 65
  Hypopharynx 331 0.14 0.02 69 735 0.16 0.02 70