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Table 5 Estimated Top-five cancer types in 2018 (Angola, Congo, Zambia and Namibia) and Luanda Region (2012–2016)

From: A hospital-based cancer registry in Luanda, Angola: the Instituto Angolano de Controlo do Cancer (IACC) Cancer registry

Country Luanda Region
(2012–2016)
Angolaa
GLOBOCAN 2018
R. Congob
GLOBOCAN 2018
Zambiac
GLOBOCAN 2018
Namibiad
GLOBOCAN 2018
  Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women
1st Prostate Breast Prostate Cervix U. Prostate Breast Prostate Cervix U. Prostate Breast
2nd Kaposi S. Cervix U. Liver Breast Liver Cervix U. Kaposi S. Breast Kaposi S. Cervix U.
3th Lip, Oral Cavity Stomach Colorectal Colorectal Colorectal Colorectal NHL Kaposi S. Lip, Oral Cavity Kaposi S.
4th Stomach NHL NHL Eye Stomach Ovary Oesophagus NHL Colorectal Colorectal
5th NHL Kaposi S. Lung Ovary Lung Liver Colorectal Colorectal Lung Ovary
  1. NHL non-Hodgkin lymphoma; Kaposi S. Kaposi sarcoma; Cervix U Cervix uteri. aEstimative according simple average of Congo, Zambia and Namibia rates. bRates from Brazzaville (2010–2014) applied to 2018 population; cRates from Lusaka (2011.-2015) applied to 2018 population; dRates from Namibia (2010–2014) 4 applied to 2018 population. Bold - cancer site equal across the different estimations and the Luanda region.