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Table 3 Age-standardised incidence rate and estimated annual number of registered new cancer cases by gender in Malawi

From: Burden of cancer in Malawi; common types, incidence and trends: National population-based cancer registry

  Age standardised cancer incidence rate per 100,000 population per year Estimated annual number of new cancer cases Estimated total annual number of new cancer cases
  Males Females Males Females  
Lung 0.2 0.1 4 2 6
Penis 0.9 - 31 - 31
Liver 0.8 0.4 51 27 78
Ovary - 0.6 - 40 40
Bone 0.7 0.7 45 47 92
Stomach, intestine, rectum, anus 0.7 1.2 19 36 55
Eye 1.3 1.4 83 94 177
Urinary bladder 2.5 1.7 159 114 273
Prostate 3.3 - 73 - 73
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma 2.5 1.7 159 114 273
Breast - 3.5 - 106 106
Oesophagus 12.4 6.8 343 206 549
Kaposi sarcoma 25.4 11.9 1,609 799 2,408
Cervix - 33.6 - 1,236 1,236
All types 55.5 68.8 3,529 4,622 8,151