Table 2

Retrieved register information from nationwide healthcare and demographic registries included in the Bladder Cancer Data Base Sweden

National registriesRetrieved data
The Cancer RegisterData on cancer diagnoses including site and date
The Patient RegisterInpatient and outpatient data with data on diagnoses, medical procedures and surgeries
The Causes of Death RegisterDate of death, and underlying and contributing causes of death
Swedish Household CensusData from 1990 of socioeconomic status and profession
Longitudinal Integration Database for Health Insurance and Labour Market StudiesAnnual data with socioeconomic factors such as marital status, education level, annual income and profession
Register of Total Population and Population ChangesPersonal identification number of all Swedish residents and their country of birth; data on immigration and emigration