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Table 1 Unstandardized EYLLs and age-standardized EYLLs of 20 cancers in men and women combined in Taiwan (standard error in parenthesis)

From: Age-standardized expected years of life lost: quantification of cancer severity

Cancer type Number of patients Mean age at diagnosis Unstandardized Age-standardized
EYLL (SE) Rank EYLL (SE) Rank
Pancreas 17,994 67.6 15.2 (0.2) 3 16.6 (0.2) 1
Brain 6929 49.4 22.5 (1.5) 1 15.7 (0.3) 2
Esophagus 22,244 58.9 19.0 (0.4) 2 14.6 (0.1) 3
Bronchus and lung 109,075 68.0 13.0 (0.2) 7 14.0 (0.1) 4
Liver 112,904 64.5 14.7 (0.1) 4 14.0 (0.1) 5
Leukemia 18,120 57.4 11.9 (0.7) 8 11.0 (0.3) 6
Stomach 37,994 68.2 9.6 (0.3) 10 10.6 (0.2) 7
Ovary 12,308 52.0 13.7 (1.3) 6 10.5 (0.5) 8
Oral cavity 62,406 55.0 14.0 (0.3) 5 9.8 (0.2) 9
Nasopharynx 15,699 51.0 10.5 (0.9) 9 8.0 (0.3) 10
Non-Hodgkin 17,615 61.9 8.7 (0.7) 11 7.7 (0.3) 11
Kidney 10,812 61.2 6.9 (0.8) 12 7.1 (0.6) 12
Colon 79,349 66.6 6.3 (0.2) 14 6.5 (0.1) 13
Rectum 53,339 64.7 6.7 (0.3) 13 6.3 (0.2) 14
Bladder 20,920 69.6 5.3 (0.3) 18 5.6 (0.3) 15
Cervix uteri 16,665 57.4 5.9 (0.3) 16 5.5 (0.2) 16
Corpus uteri 17,336 54.3 5.4 (0.9) 17 5.1 (0.4) 17
Female breast 96,204 53.9 6.0 (0.5) 15 4.3 (0.2) 18
Prostate 43,320 73.2 2.8 (0.2) 19 3.4 (0.5) 19
Thyroid 26,081 48.4 2.1 (1.5) 20 3.0 (0.8) 20
All cancers irrespective of types 903,935 62.3 9.8 (0.1) 8.9 (0.1)