Table 2

The results of negative binomial regressions for the risk factors of liver cancer

VariablesPrevalenceIncidenceMortalityDALYs
EstimateOR (95% CI)EstimateOR (95% CI)EstimateOR (95% CI)EstimateOR (95% CI)
Intercept−15.86−15.91−15.89−11.4
Gender
Male1.092.98 (2.68 to 3.30)*0.892.45 (2.21 to 2.71)*0.862.36 (2.15 to 2.59)*0.902.46 (2.16 to 2.80)*
FemaleRef.Ref.Ref.Ref.
Age (per 5 years)0.451.57 (1.55 to 1.59)*0.461.58 (1.56 to 1.60)*0.451.57 (1.55 to 1.59)*0.351.42 (1.39 to 1.44)*
Causes
Hepatitis B1.715.55 (4.82 to 6.39)*1.735.63 (4.91 to 6.46)*1.635.10 (4.49 to 5.78)*1.705.50 (4.61 to 6.55)*
Hepatitis C−0.540.58 (0.51 to 0.67)*−0.520.60 (0.52 to 0.68)*−0.540.58 (0.52 to 0.66)*−0.560.57 (0.49 to 0.68)*
Other causes0.842.33 (2.00 to 2.71)*0.862.37 (2.04 to 2.76)*0.762.15 (1.87 to 2.46)*0.822.28 (1.88 to 2.76)*
Alcohol useRef.Ref.Ref.Ref.
Deviance1.401.33_1.10_2.09_
  • *p<0.0001.

  • DALYs, disability-adjusted life years; Ref., reference.