Table 5

Overall and cause-specific mortality in selected industries for manual and non-manual workers*

 Asbestos industryChemical industryConstruction industryElectrical generation and distribution industry
ManualNon-manualManualNon-manualManualNon-manualManualNon-manual
OSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCI
All deaths121150125 to 180188047 to 1269579791 to 1038828075 to 865341119116 to 122133310095 to 1061339882 to 1162778777 to 98
All neoplasms61174133 to 2231312968 to 2204169788 to 1074168678 to 952399125120 to 13060210597 to 1147512296 to 1531319176 to 108
Malignant head and neck6315115 to 685243653 to 1576198250 to 129187444 to 117155148126 to 1733211478 to 1602648 to 23368632 to 187
Oral cancer5383124 to 894000 to 985159553 to 15774317 to 8889125100 to 1532211673 to 17629512 to 34448623 to 219
Mouth5938305 to 2189000 to 235157725 to 1803449 to 12942140101 to 189911452 to 216000 to 3521521 to 287
Pharynx000 to 751000 to 299336213 to 18147320 to 18733151104 to 212711044 to 22711644 to 912212815 to 462
Other head and neck000 to 5637000 to 21 873000 to 469000 to 431516855 to 393224430 to 883000 to 3440000 to 1516
Malignant digestive system77631 to 1571381 to 2091109880 to 1181199478 to 112561111102 to 1211409378 to 1091710561 to 169369567 to 132
Oesophageal cancer212816 to 463000 to 739189556 to 1502210767 to 162112131108 to 158187544 to 1182769 to 275914968 to 284
Stomach cancer1842 to 471000 to 8991711768 to 188106330 to 1157711893 to 1482412781 to 189419754 to 5041211 to 118
Colon cancer1381 to 214000 to 3803310471 to 146328759 to 12315210690 to 125337551 to 1052435 to 1561311863 to 202
Rectal cancer222627 to 818000 to 11681312164 to 206129951 to 1735812192 to 1571913380 to 208319240 to 5622557 to 197
Liver cancer000 to 290000 to 98497233 to 136149854 to 165539470 to 123137741 to 131210913 to 39337014 to 203
Pancreas cancer1541 to 29811835 to 1020187947 to 1252810872 to 1561019980 to 1203110068 to 142412233 to 312810445 to 204
Other digestive000 to 3427000 to 10 249218623 to 6731722 to 402816069 to 314211414 to 411000 to 1864000 to 763
Malignant urogenital system615958 to 346216320 to 590388258 to 113488663 to 11321610390 to 118659473 to 1201014469 to 2641911368 to 177
Prostate cancer317536 to 511000 to 498188551 to 135279966 to 1459810182 to 123288255 to 119515350 to 357810043 to 196
Testicular cancer000 to 13 840000 to 92 164000 to 1140000 to 1726320342 to 594268383 to 2469000 to 13 444000 to 7289
Bladder cancer11033 to 57313228 to 1792108541 to 156107034 to 1296412092 to 153179957 to 158211113 to 40249225 to 237
Kidney cancer218823 to 68013248 to 1806107737 to 142117638 to 135518866 to 1161810562 to 166316033 to 468716064 to 329
Non-neoplasms4813096 to 17343610 to 934309586 to 1054017669 to 842313112107 to 1166079487 to 102518059 to 1051278470 to 100
Circulatory system2713186 to 1912324 to 1172389483 to 1072307868 to 891298113107 to 11936010090 to 110318658 to 122748768 to 109
Respiratory system10238114 to 4371702 to 391468965 to 119365639 to 77279118104 to 132749172 to 11445114 to 131189556 to 150
Other diseases119146 to 1631301 to 1661469983 to 1161358168 to 96736108101 to 1161738573 to 99168045 to 129357552 to 104
External code1214173 to 2471642 to 35711110486 to 125657155 to 91629127118 to 13812411193 to 13376627 to 137198752 to 135
 Manufacture of basic metalsMetal products manufacturingRailroad industryShipping industry
ManualNon-manualManualNon-manualManualNon-manualManualNon-manual
OSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCIOSMRCI
All deaths74810194 to 1092638172 to 921211114108 to 1212988475 to 94467112102 to 1225479991 to 108784124116 to 1332049482 to 108
All neoplasms32810090 to 1121278772 to 103498113103 to 1231348773 to 103226126110 to 1432239381 to 105338121108 to 1349510081 to 122
Malignant head and neck94621 to 87810445 to 2063714199 to 1943378 to 10925199128 to 2931610259 to 1662315095 to 2252435 to 156
Oral cancer64416 to 9659631 to 2252413285 to 1962374 to 13217192112 to 3081211057 to 19218172102 to 2711321 to 179
Mouth35411 to 158313929 to 4071114874 to 26428811 to 31714390213 to 655511136 to 258921196 to 4001772 to 429
Pharynx2516 to 1841571 to 317915571 to 295000 to 1622719 to 2551271 to 150515751 to 367000 to 288
Other head and neck000 to 588000 to 141011373 to 766000 to 130212857 to 1589000 to 700000 to 706174119 to 4131
Malignant digestive system8710281 to 1253910172 to 1381008771 to 106409970 to 134469872 to 131589270 to 1197410179 to 126197646 to 119
Oesophageal cancer1610359 to 16857825 to 1832210767 to 16257424 to 1741010651 to 196119145 to 1631411261 to 1872506 to 181
Stomach cancer1210956 to 19136213 to 1822214591 to 22047821 to 20169836 to 21356120 to 1431212866 to 22339620 to 280
Colon cancer208652 to 1321513676 to 225257951 to 1171412166 to 202108239 to 1512112477 to 1902411674 to 17279639 to 198
Rectal cancer1315884 to 2701271 to 14865520 to 120512942 to 301511738 to 27335211 to 15168531 to 1861421 to 235
Liver cancer77430 to 15249125 to 234107938 to 1451221 to 12259631 to 22568531 to 18656020 to 141310622 to 311
Pancreas cancer1810562 to 1651114070 to 250156536 to 1071113366 to 2381010651 to 196118743 to 156138746 to 14935912 to 172
Other digestive11343 to 744000 to 778000 to 281000 to 693000 to 75711795 to 999000 to 425000 to 1074
Malignant urogenital system268052 to 1171911670 to 1814810880 to 143169152 to 1482414794 to 218239762 to 1464013294 to 1801311561 to 197
Prostate cancer1410055 to 16956521 to 153199859 to 152910849 to 20569033 to 195109847 to 18128203135 to 293814563 to 285
Testicular cancer000 to 1621000 to 7102000 to 604000 to 4339000 to 3023000 to 2645000 to 2329000 to 8691
Bladder cancer67026 to 152511738 to 273108842 to 16248924 to 229921096 to 3982324 to 11779036 to 185310522 to 308
Kidney cancer66122 to 132920292 to 3831914588 to 22736513 to 190917178 to 3251115377 to 27455919 to 1372708 to 253
Non-neoplasms3259988 to 1101117360 to 88528112103 to 1221398370 to 9819510490 to 12026010391 to 117354121109 to 134928871 to 108
Circulatory system18410086 to 115687962 to 10029011299 to 125849071 to 11112011696 to 13915511194 to 129195119103 to 137539068 to 118
Respiratory system52150112 to 197126634 to 11568139108 to 176147038 to 11727154101 to 224249359 to 1384513497 to 17986126 to 120
Other diseases898065 to 99316544 to 9217010590 to 122417655 to 104487354 to 97819475 to 11711412099 to 144319564 to 135
External cod9511593 to 1412510064 to 147185126108 to 145257750 to 114468965 to 1196410884 to 13992155125 to 1901710259 to 163
  • *Reference population: manual and non-manual workers in all other industries.

  • O, observed number of deaths; SMR, standardised mortality ratio.