Table 1.

ASMR and pancreatic cancer rate ratio in selected countries, calculated per 100,000 (world standard population), 1995-1999

RegistryMales
Females
ASMR (<50 y)ASMR (>50 y)Pancreatic cancer rate ratio*YPLL (%)ASMR (<50 y)ASMR (>50 y)Pancreatic cancer rate ratio*YPLL (%)
America0.5-0.732.9-34.01.5-2.121-250.424.4-24.91.622
    Canada0.532.91.5210.424.41.622
    U.S.0.734.02.1250.424.91.622
Asia0.4-0.818.7-40.02.0-2.320-370.2-0.411.8-24.00.8-1.818-33
    China, Hong Kong0.418.72.1350.211.81.733
    Israel0.734.02.1270.224.00.818
    Japan0.840.02.0200.422.61.818
    Republic of Korea0.732.72.1310.316.91.824
    Singapore0.522.02.337
Europe0.4-1.625.8-49.41.3-4.515-400.3-0.714.7-31.71.2-4.315-35
Central and Eastern Europe0.6-1.627.4-49.42.4-4.524-400.4-0.715.6-31.71.6-4.318-35
    Bulgaria1.329.14.5320.515.63.225
    Croatia1.138.92.8250.522.72.218
    Czech Republic1.249.32.4240.631.71.921
    Estonia1.647.13.427
    Hungary1.649.43.2300.630.3220
    Lithuania1.644.53.6290.420.81.918
    Macedonia1.027.43.6330.516.63.029
    Republic of Moldova1.331.04.2400.716.44.335
    Romania1.332.24.0320.516.73.025
    Slovakia1.342.23.1320.422.81.822
    Slovenia0.635.92.5270.424.71.619
Western Europe0.4-0.825.8-41.41.3-2.715-260.3-0.514.7-30.21.2-2.015-22
    Austria0.741.41.7200.428.31.416
    Denmark0.736.11.9210.530.21.715
    Finland0.740.31.7210.527.81.821
    France0.834.22.3240.319.31.622
    Germany0.837.92.1200.425.31.617
    Greece0.628.82.1200.317.71.718
    Ireland0.535.11.4200.325.81.215
    Italy0.734.12.1190.322.31.316
    Netherlands0.632.51.8230.425.51.621
    Norway0.533.61.5190.426.41.517
    Portugal0.725.82.7260.314.72.021
    Spain0.727.42.6240.315.81.922
    Sweden0.535.41.4160.530.11.716
    Switzerland0.631.81.9220.423.31.718
    UK, England and Wales0.529.71.7200.322.11.417
    UK, Scotland0.431.21.3150.423.11.716
Oceania0.517.0-28.31.8-1.923-250.321.5-22.41.3-1.419-22
    Australia0.528.31.8230.321.51.422
    New Zealand0.527.01.9250.322.41.319
  • NOTE: The countries included in this table are those presenting at least 20 deaths for EOPC in the 5-yr period.

  • * Pancreatic cancer rate ratio = (ASMR PC 0-49 years / ASMR PC >50 y) × 100.

  • Percentage of YPLL due to early onset PC.