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Table 1 Age- and period-adjusted kidney cancer mortality rates (per European standard 100,000 population) over the entire 1981–2000 period by country and sex.

From: Time trend and age-period-cohort effect on kidney cancer mortality in Europe, 1981–2000

  Men Women  
Country Rate RR* 95% CI p Rate RR* 95% CI p RR†
North          
   Denmark 7.62 1.27 1.23 to 1.31 <0.001 4.80 1.82 1.76 to 1.88 <0.001 1.59
   Finland 8.04 1.34 1.30 to 1.39 <0.001 4.07 1.54 1.49 to 1.60 <0.001 1.97
   Norway 7.16 1.19 1.15 to 1.24 <0.001 3.47 1.32 1.26 to 1.38 <0.001 2.06
   Sweden 7.92 1.32 1.29 to 1.35 <0.001 4.59 1.74 1.69 to 1.79 <0.001 1.72
West          
   Austria 8.32 1.39 1.35 to 1.42 <0.001 4.23 1.60 1.56 to 1.65 <0.001 1.97
   France 6.60 1.10 1.09 to 1.11 <0.001 2.64 1.00 0.99 to 1.01 0.957 2.50
   Ireland 4.99 0.83 0.79 to 0.88 <0.001 2.38 0.90 0.84 to 0.97 0.004 2.09
   Netherlands 7.87 1.31 1.29 to 1.34 <0.001 3.91 1.48 1.45 to 1.52 <0.001 2.01
   UK 5.63 0.94 0.93 to 0.95 <0.001 2.63 1.00 0.98 to 1.01 0.522 2.14
East          
   Bulgaria 3.04 0.51 0.49 to 0.53 <0.001 1.43 0.54 0.52 to 0.57 <0.001 2.12
   Hungary 8.90 1.48 1.45 to 1.52 <0.001 3.95 1.50 1.46 to 1.54 <0.001 2.25
South          
   Greece 3.73 0.62 0.60 to 0.64 <0.001 1.51 0.57 0.55 to 0.60 <0.001 2.47
   Italy 5.92 0.99 0.98 to 1.00 0.010 2.26 0.85 0.84 to 0.87 <0.001 2.63
   Spain 4.14 0.69 0.68 to 0.70 <0.001 1.59 0.60 0.59 to 0.61 <0.001 2.61
  1. * Rate ratio with respect to the average for all European countries.
  2. † Male to female rate ratio.
  3. CI, confidence interval; UK, United Kingdom.