This option presents the age-standardised incidence rates (ASR(W)) of microscopically verified (MV) cases by histological type and by sex, for selected cancers. The Histological Groups used in this volume are based on the ICD-O-3 morphology codes and have been fully described in Chapter 4.
Digestive organs
Oesophagus (C15)
Anus (C21)
Liver (C22)
Lung (C34)
Bone (C40-41)
Skin (C44)
Female genital organs
Cervix uteri (C53)
Corpus uteri (C54)
Ovary (C56)
Male genital organs
Testis (C62)
Urinary organs
Kidney and renal pelvis (C64-65)
Bladder (C67)
Eye, brain, central nervous system and thyroid
Eye (C69)
Brain, central nervous system (C71-72)
Thyroid (C73)
Lymphoid, haematopoietic and related tissue
Hodgkin lymphoma (C81)
Key to conventions and symbols used in the tables:
  • - (dash)  = no cases registered.
  • 0.0 =  the rate is greater than 0 but less than 0.05.
  • * refers to note concerning the data quality which are available on the population page of the registry summary tables.