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Table 2 Actual age-standardized rates and number of cases for 2005-2009 and projections for 2015-2019 in Switzerland by cancer site and by sex

From: Planning for the future: cancer incidence projections in Switzerland up to 2019

Cancer site Male Female
  Age standardised rates (per 100'000) Number of cases (per year) Change Age standardised rates (per 100'000) Number of cases (per year) Change
  2005-2009 2015-2019 2005-2009 2015-2019 Overall Due to change in risk Due to change in population 2005-2009 2015-2019 2005-2009 2015-2019 Overall Due to change in risk Due to change in population
Oral Cavity & Pharynx 17.15 14.53 738 820 11% -17% 28% 6.37 7.04 312 430 38% 18% 20%
Stomach 10.41 7.89 474 478 1% -35% 36% 5.00 4.55 306 330 8% -17% 25%
Colon, Rectum 49.34 45.76 2271 2908 28% -9% 37% 30.55 28.47 1809 2084 15% -9% 24%
Lung, Bronchus, Trachea 54.43 45.87 2460 2791 13% -22% 35% 26.70 30.83 1380 2036 48% 26% 22%
Skin Melanoma 23.81 28.54 1053 1621 54% 25% 29% 21.06 24.01 1007 1341 33% 17% 16%
Breast         109.88 99.33 5388 5870 9% -10% 19%
Corpus Uteri, Uterus NOS         16.84 16.80 880 1040 18% -4% 22%
Ovary         11.28 9.68 584 622 6% -15% 22%
Prostate 130.34 130.34 5900 8083 37% 0% 37%        
Bladder 18.73 15.38 885 1033 17% -24% 41% 4.53 4.26 289 344 19% -8% 27%
Thyroid 3.55 4.29 149 216 45% 27% 18% 9.26 11.81 406 586 45% 32% 12%
Non Hodgkin Lymphoma 17.55 19.11 779 1116 43% 12% 31% 12.61 14.07 688 935 36% 14% 21%
Other cancers 120.08 118.14 5295 6845 29% -1% 31% 70.49 69.18 3864 4658 21% -1% 22%
All Cancers except keratinocytic skin cancers 445.40 429.85 20005 25910 30% -5% 34% 324.59 320.56 16913 20359 20% -1% 21%