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Table 4 Cancer by types and numbers worldwide (× 103):

From: The burden of non communicable diseases in developing countries

Cancer 2000 [18] Incidence % 2000 deaths % 1990 Incidence % 1990 [19] deaths %
Lung 1239 12.3 1103 17.8 1037 12.8 921 17.8
Breast 1050 10.4 373 6.0 796 9.8 314 6.1
Colorectal 945 9.4 492 8.0 783 9.7 437 8.4
Stomach 876 8.7 646 10.0 798 9.9 628 12.1
Liver 564 5.6 546 8.8 437 5.4 427 8.2
Prostate 543 5.4 204 3.3 396 4.9 165 3.2
Cervical 471 4.7 233 3.7 371 4.6 190 3.7
Oesophagus 413 4.1 337 5.4 316 3.9 286 5.5
Head&neck 390 3.9 207 3.3 306 3.8 162 3.1
Bladder 336 3.3 132 2.1 261 3.2 115 2.2
Other 3228 32.2 1934 31.0 2582 32.0 1537 30.0
Total 10055 100% 6209 53% 8083 100.0 5182 100.0