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Table 1 Mortality by cancer site, sex and place of residence in 1993–2004 in Lithuania.

From: Cancer mortality differences among urban and rural residents in Lithuania

    Number of deaths Age standardized rates  
Site (ICD-10) Sex Residence 1993 2004 1993 2004 APC*
All sites (C00–C99) Male Urban 2460 2723 207.1 194.3 -0.73**
   Rural 1756 1840 209.1 211.6 -0.27
  Female Urban 2080 2375 111.5 101.1 -0.90**
   Rural 1212 1210 97.4 93.4 -0.08
Lung (C33, C34) Male Urban 681 645 57.4 46.03 -2.06**
   Rural 598 544 72.5 62.8 -1.65*
  Female Urban 132 139 6.8 5.8 -0.64
   Rural 72 77 5.2 5.3 0.15
Stomach (C16) Male Urban 364 289 30.6 20.5 -3.78**
   Rural 227 200 26.4 23.0 -2.06**
  Female Urban 230 206 11.7 8.0 -2.83**
   Rural 176 112 13.1 8.1 -2.15**
Colon-rectum (C18–C21) Male Urban 231 301 19.7 20.7 0.17
   Rural 122 149 13.4 15.8 0.79
  Female Urban 265 294 13.1 11.0 -1.85**
   Rural 144 158 9.3 9.5 -0.09
Breast (C50) Female Urban 390 414 22.3 19.7 -1.25**
   Rural 171 171 15.6 15.3 0.29
Cervix (C53 Female Urban 137 150 7.6 7.5 0.69**
   Rural 84 109 8.9 12.2 2.34**
Prostate (C61) Male Urban 183 300 15.9 20.4 1.83**
   Rural 149 207 14.2 20.2 2.95**
  1. * – APC – annual percentage change;
  2. ** – p < 0.05.