Table 1

The trends in liver cancer burden by joinpoint regressions

MetricIndexPeriodEstimate %
(95% CI)
PrevalenceAPC1997–20092.2 (2.0 to 2.4)*
APC2009–20167.2 (6.9 to 7.6)*
AAPC1997–20164.0 (3.9 to 4.2)*
IncidenceAPC1997–20101.2 (1.1 to 1.3)*
APC2010–20164.1 (3.8 to 4.3)*
AAPC1997–20162.1 (2.0 to 2.2)*
MortalityAPC1997–20130.1 (−0.1 to 0.3)
APC2013–20162.8 (0.6 to 5.1)*
AAPC1997–20160.5 (0.2 to 0.9)*
Rate of DALYsAPC1997–2013−0.5 (−0.7 to −0.3)*
APC2013–20162.3 (0.0 to 4.7)
AAPC1997–2016−0.1 (−0.4 to 0.3)
  • *P<0.05.

  • AAPC, average annual percent change; APC, annual percent change; DALYs, disability-adjusted life years.