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Table 2 Disability-Adjusted Life Years by cancer site and sex

From: Burden of disease due to cancer in Spain

Females Males
CANCER SITE DALY DALY/100,000 population CANCER SITE DALY DALY/100,000 population
Breast 76944 374 Lung 145499 736
Colon & rectum 43671 212 Colon & rectum 56162 284
Uterus 23217 113 Prostate 33459 169
Lung 20111 98 Stomach 31545 159
Stomach 18427 89 Bladder 28176 142
Ovary 18234 89 Liver 22176 112
Pancreas 13688 66 Leukaemias 18646 94
Leukaemias 13685 66 Pancreas 17745 90
NHL 11342 55 Brain 16908 85
Brain 10912 53 Oesophagus 16587 84
Liver 9664 47 NHL 15458 78
Gall bladder 6083 30 Kidney 10016 51
Myeloma 5667 28 Myeloma 5928 30
Kidney 5494 27 Melanoma 5476 28
Bladder 4656 23 HD 3584 18
Melanoma 4510 22 Gall bladder 3352 17
HD 2357 11 Thyroid 1267 6
Thyroid 2300 11 Breast 438 2
Oesophagus 1850 9 Other 76760 388
Other 27003 131    
TOTAL 319815 1553 TOTAL 509182 2574
  1. Total Spanish 2000 mid-year population: 19,778,785 males and 20,597,509 females (Source: National Institute of Statistics).
  2. DALY: Disability-Adjusted Life Years; NHL: Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma; HD: Hodgkin's disease.