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Table 4 Comparing of age standardized incidence rate (ASR) for most common cancers in Iran (GLOBOCAN 2012), Golestan Province Population Based Cancer Registry Results (2004–2013), and East Azerbaijan Population Based Cancer Registry Results (2015–2016)

From: Cancer incidence in the East Azerbaijan province of Iran in 2015–2016: results of a population-based cancer registry

Cancer Site Gender GLOBOCAN 2012 Iran Golestan Province Population Based Cancer Registry Results (2004-2013) East Azerbaijan Population Based Cancer Registry Results (2015-2016)
Number % Total ASR Number % Total ASR Number % Total ASR
Esophagus Male 2898 6.5 9.0 1221 12.3 21.6 171 5.0 8.9
Female 2445 6.1 8.0 930 10.5 16.8 157 5.7 8.3
Stomach Male 6640 14.8 20.6 1576 15.8 27.4 610 17.7 32.9
Female 3020 7.6 9.7 686 7.8 12.0 301 10.9 15.6
Colorectal Male 3811 8.5 11.6 911 9.2 14.9 412 12.0 22.7
Female 3352 8.4 10.5 715 8.1 11.6 332 12.1 17.8
Leukemia Male 2338 5.2 6.9 817 8.2 12.3 196 5.7 9.6
Female 1588 4.0 4.7 599 6.7 9.1 117 4.2 5.5
Lymphoma Male 2611 5.9 7.3 567 5.7 8.0 126 3.7 6.4
Female 1703 4.2 4.9 333 3.8 4.5 69 2.4 3.6
Lung Male 3307 7.4 10.3 907 9.1 16.0 322 9.4 17.4
Female 1581 4.0 5.0 362 4.1 6.2 118 4.3 6.1
Melanoma (Skin) Male 295 0.7 0.9 661 6.6 11.4 9 0.3 0.4
Female 239 0.6 0.7 416 4.7 7.1 3 0.1 0.1
Breast Male - - - - - - 14 0.4 0.7
Female 9795 24.5 28.1 2121 24.0 29.3 683 24.7 36.0
Ovary Male - - - - - - - - -
Female 1637 4.1 4.8 400 4.5 5.7 97 3.5 5.4
Prostate Male 4111 9.2 12.6 690 6.9 12.0 369 10.7 19.4
Female - - -     - - -
Bladder Male 4277 9.5 13.2 529 5.3 9.2 356 10.4 19.8
Female 1066 2.7 3.4     87 3.2 4.6
Brain, CNS Male 1699 3.8 4.6 475 4.8 6.9 111 3.2 5.9
Female 1358 3.4 3.9 369 4.2 5.3 69 2.5 3.7
Thyroid Male 513 1.1 1.4 - - - 63 1.8 3.1
Female 1512 3.8 4.0 - - - 173 6.3 8.6
All cancers excl. non-melanoma skin cancer Male 44838 100.0 134.7 10577 100.0 175.0 3439 100.0 186.0
Female 39991 100.0 120.1 9230 100.0 142.4 2761 100.0 146.1
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