TABLE 9

OBSERVED AND EXPECTED MORTALITY FROM CANCER BY CALENDAR YEAR: SMOKY

Cohort Size: 3,554

Kind of cancer

 

Follow-up year

 

Deaths

1-10

11-20

21+

Total

Digestive

Observed

0

12

5

17

 

Expected

3.51

9.36

7.92

20.96

 

SMR

-

1.28

0.63

0.81

Respiratory

Observed

6

9

11

26

 

Expected

3.83

14.68

13.21

32.00

 

SMR

1.57

0.61

0.83

0.81

Leukemia

Observed

1

5

4

10

 

Expected

1.12

1.69

1.14

3.97

 

SMR

0.89

2.96

3.51

2.52

Other

Observed

5

13

6

24

 

Expected

6.54

13.60

10.51

30.86

 

SMR

0.76

0.96

9.57

0.78

Total

Observed

12

39

26

77

 

Expected

15.00

39.33

32.78

87.78

 

SMR

0.80

0.99

0.79

0.88

Abbreviation: SMR, standardized mortality ratio.

Source: Robinette et al. (6).



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