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Table 3 Distribution (in %) of the prevalence of each carcinogenic agent/group among identified clusters by gender

From: Gender differences in occupational exposure to carcinogens among Italian workers

CAS n° Agent/Group Cluster n° 1 Cluster n° 2 Cluster n° 3 Cluster n° 4 Cluster n° 5
  All M F All M F All M F All M F All M F
79–06-1 Acrylamide 0 0 0 4 0 0 96 100 80 0 0 0 0 0 20
107–13-1 Acrylonitrile 0 0 0 0 0 0 76 74 76 0 0 6 24 26 18
71–43-2 Benzene 0 0 0 1 6 0 28 23 12 61 61 59 11 11 29
106–99-0 1,3-butadiene 0 0 0 2 0 0 29 42 53 57 47 36 11 12 11
75–01-4 Vinyl chloride monomer 0 0 0 1 2 0 61 60 28 0 0 0 38 38 72
107–06-2 1,2-dichloroethane 0 0 0 1 7 0 68 61 0 0 0 3 31 33 97
50–00-0 Formaldehyde 0 0 6 91 83 71 9 17 18 1 0 1 0 0 4
106–89-8 Epichlorohydrine 0 0 0 5 5 0 36 34 62 0 0 0 60 62 39
302–01-2 Hydrazine 0 0 0 2 2 0 98 98 100 0 0 0 0 0 0
75–21-8 Ethylene oxide 0 0 0 0 0 0 42 41 0 0 0 29 58 59 71
75–56-9 Propylene oxide 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 34 0 0 0 0 66 67 100
79–01-6 Trichlorethylene 0 0 41 15 22 0 22 12 0 0 0 0 63 66 59
25321-14-6 Dinitrotoluene (isomers mixture) 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 7 0 1 0 0 93 93 100
Hardwood dust 0 0 1 77 86 91 23 14 0 0 0 7 0 0 1
142844-00-6 Refractory ceramic fibers 0 0 0 100 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Various Asbestos 0 0 0 98 99 0 2 2 0 1 0 100 0 0 0
Various Silica crystalline 0 0 0 100 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Various PAHs 0 0 0 9 10 0 14 26 0 62 47 91 16 16 9
Various Chromium (VI) and compounds 75 75 83 15 17 0 4 1 0 7 7 8 0 0 9
Various Nickel and compounds 71 71 89 15 15 0 1 1 4 13 13 3 0 0 3
7440–43-9 Cadmium 0 0 0 94 100 0 6 0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1. All: both genders together, M Males, F Females