Table 1

Actual age-specific risks of developing a certain female cancer within the next 10 years displayed for different age groups and for each of the four female cancers

Numbers of women who will develop cancer within the next 10 years…*
per 1000 women aged
45 years
per 1000 women aged
55 years
per 1000 women aged
65 years
per 1000 women aged
75 years
Breast cancer21303533
Ovarian cancer2344
Cervical cancer2211
Endometrial cancer2566
  • *All age-specific cancer risks displayed in the table are based on the population-based cancer registration dataset of the German Centre for Cancer Registry Data within the Robert Koch Institute (, database query, 1 August 2016.