Table 2.

Trends in female breast cancer incidence rates in selected registries

Trend 1Trend 2Trend 3AAPC
YearsAPCYearsAPCYearsAPCLast 5 years
Northern America
 Canada (except Quebec)1993–2007−0.22003–2007−0.2
 United States (SEER 9)1993–19991.8a1999–2004−2.2a2004–20120.22008–20120.2
Oceania
 Australia1993–20090.22005–20090.2
 New Zealand1993–19993.2a1999–2010−0.12006–2010−0.1
Central and Southern America and the Caribbean
 Brazil, Goiania1993–20011.92001–200414.12004–2007−6.32003–2007−1.6
 Colombia, Cali1993–20072.5a2003–20072.5a
 Costa Rica1993–20072.3a2003–20072.3a
 Ecuador, Quito1993–20073.3a2003–20073.3a
Northern Europe
 Denmark1993–20111.8a2007–20111.8a
 Estonia1993–20071.4a2003–20071.4a
 Finland1993–20002.5a2000–20080.9a2008–20112.6a2007–20112.2a
 Iceland1993–20111.4a2007–20111.4a
 Latvia1993–20071.8a2003–20071.8a
 Lithuania1993–20071.5a2003–20071.5a
 Norway1993–20023.2a2002–2010−1.2a2006–2010−1.2a
 Sweden1993–20021.9a2002–2010−0.32006–2010−0.3
 United Kingdom (9 registries)1993–20041.2a2004–2007−0.62003–2007−0.2
Western Europe
 Austria (2 registries)1993–20070.32003–20070.3
 France (6 registries)1993–20032.6a2003–2009−1.2a2005–2009−1.2a
 Germany, Saarland1993–20071.4a2003–20071.4a
 Switzerland (6 registries)1993–20003.3a2000–2007−1.02003–2007−1.0
 The Netherlands1993–20070.8a2003–20070.8a
Southern Europe
 Croatia1993–20072.2a2003–20072.2a
 Italy (8 registries)1993–19994.6a1999–2007−0.8a2003–2007−0.8a
 Malta1993–20070.52003–20070.5
 Slovenia1993–19975.7a1997–20100.9a2006–20100.9a
 Spain (7 registries)1993–1995−2.11995–20022.8a2002–2007−1.3a2003–2007−1.3a
Eastern Europe
 Belarus1993–20071.7a2003–20071.7a
 Czech Republic1993–20082.1a2004–20082.1a
 Poland (3 registries)1993–20082.2a2004–20082.2a
 Slovakia1993–20072.1a2003–20072.1a
Asia
 China (3 registries)1993–20014.1a2001–20071.6a2003–20071.6a
 India (3 registries)1993–2000−0.72000–20072.4a2003–20072.4a
 Israel1993–19992.9a1999–2007−1.6a2003–2007−1.6a
 Japan (4 registries)1993–20073.0a2003–20073.0a
 Philippines (2 registries)1993–20070.62003–20070.6
 Singapore1993–20023.8a2002–2007−0.12003–2007−0.1
 Thailand (3 registries)1993–20074.8a2003–20074.8a
Africa
 Uganda, Kyadondo County1993–20075.2a2003–20075.2a

Abbreviations: APC, annual percent change; AAPC, average annual percent change.

  • aThe APC or AAPC is statistically different from zero.