Table 1

Annual number of new cases and deaths for digestive cancers in men, standardised incidence and mortality rates, SIR and SMR, with 95% CI

IncidenceMortality
New cases*WSR†SIR‡DeathsWSR†SMR‡
Oesophagus
 Guadeloupe18 (15 to 21)6.1 (5.1 to 7.4)0.78 (0.65 to 0.93)14 (12 to 17)4.8 (4.0 to 5.9)0.89 (0.73 to 1.07)
 Martinique12 (10 to 15)3.8 (3.1 to 4.8)0.52 (0.42 to 0.63)10 (7 to 12)2.8 (2.2 to 3.8)0.56 (0.43 to 0.71)
 French Guiana4 (2 to 6)4.5 (2.7 to 7.2)0.56 (0.34 to 0.88)2 (1 to 4)2.8 (1.6 to 4.6)0.52 (0.31 to 0.82)
 Mainland France3998 (3851 to 4153)7.23 (6.95 to 7.51)3031 (2993 to 3070)5.18 (5.11 to 5.25)
Stomach
 Guadeloupe50 (44 to 55)14.3 (12.8 to 16.1)1.9 (1.70 to 2.11)32 (29 to 37)9.3 (8.2 to 10.7)2.1 (1.85 to 2.37)
 Martinique43 (39 to 48)12.1 (10.8 to 13.7)1.58 (1.42 to 1.76)33 (29 to 38)8.9 (7.7 to 10.3)2.05 (1.79 to 2.33)
 French Guiana14 (11 to 17)14.6 (11.2 to 18.7)1.9 (1.48 to 2.41)6 (5 to 8)7.3 (5.3 to 9.8)1.64 (1.21 to 2.17)
 Mainland France4707 (4561 to 4859)7.88 (7.62 to 8.14)2952 (2914 to 2990)4.54 (4.48 to 4.61)
Colon-rectum
 Guadeloupe81 (74 to 88)26.2 (24.0 to 28.6)0.66 (0.61 to 0.72)34 (30 to 39)10.1 (8.9to 11.5)0.74 (0.66 to 0.84)
 Martinique90 (83 to 97)26.9 (24.8 to 29.2)0.7 (0.65 to 0.76)39 (35 to 44)10.8 (9.5 to 12.4)0.8 (0.71 to 0.90)
 French Guiana23 (19 to 27)25 (20.4 to 30.3)0.7 (0.57 to 0.84)5 (3 to 6)6.3 (4.4 to 8.7)0.46 (0.33 to 0.64)
 Mainland France22828 (22442 to 23 222)37.8 (37.2 to 38.5)8976 (8910 to 9041)12.7 (12.6 to 12.8)
Liver
 Guadeloupe10 (8 to 13)3.6 (2.8 to 4.7)0.27 (0.21 to 0.33)15 (12 to 18)4.8 (3.9 to 5.8)0.5 (0.41 to 0.59)
 Martinique11 (9 to 13)3.3 (2.6 to 4.3)0.27 (0.22 to 0.33)18 (15 to 22)5.4 (4.5 to 6.7)0.57 (0.48 to 0.68)
 French Guiana9 (7 to 12)10.5 (7.6 to 14.3)0.85 (0.62 to 1.13)5 (3 to 7)5.9 (4.2 to 8.2)0.66 (0.47 to 0.91)
 Mainland France6989 (6730 to 7261)12.38 (11.91 to 12.87)5739 (5686 to 5791)9.25 (9.16 to 9.34)
Pancreas
 Guadeloupe15 (13 to 19)4.8 (3.9 to 6.0)0.51 (0.42 to 0.62)24 (20 to 27)7 (6.0 to 8.2)0.94 (0.81 to 1.08)
 Martinique24 (20 to 27)7 (6.0 to 8.2)0.75 (0.65 to 0.87)25 (22 to 29)6.9 (5.8 to 8.2)0.94 (0.80 to 1.09)
 French Guiana5 (3 to 7)5.5 (3.4 to 8.3)0.58 (0.37 to 0.86)4 (3 to 6)5.8 (4.0 to 8.3)0.69 (0.48 to 0.96)
 Mainland France5581 (5460 to 5705)9.52 (9.30 to 9.74)4808 (4760 to 4857)7.7 (7.62 to 7.79)
  • *Incidence mainland France: 2007–2016; Guadeloupe: 2008–2014; Martinique: 2007–2014; French Guiana: 2010–2014.

  • †WSR: rates are standardised to the age structure of the world standard population and expressed per 100 000 person-years.

  • ‡Ratios standardised to mainland France.

  • SIR, standardised incidence ratio; WSR, world-standardised rates.