Mortality from selected cancers in NSW and Sydney, Australia.
This study utilizes unit list mortality data for New South Wales, Australia in differential mortality analysis, at state and local levels, and examines geographic patterns of stomach, colo-rectum, respiratory system, female breast cancer and total cancer mortality in Sydney.
Associations between manual occupations, low socioeconomic status and male stomach and respiratory cancer mortality were round, as were higher mortality from stomach and respiratory cancer among European-born immigrants in manual occupations.
However, unexpected associations were also round between high mortality from stomach and respiratory cancers and managerial occupations.
Mots-clés Pascal : Mortalité, Tumeur maligne, Epidémiologie, Statut socioéconomique, Activité professionnelle, Statut conjugal, Répartition géographique, Immigrant, Homme, Nouvelle Galles du Sud, Australie, Océanie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mortality, Malignant tumor, Epidemiology, Socioeconomic status, Professional activity, Marital status, Geographic distribution, Immigrant, Human, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania
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Cote : 92-0420161
Code Inist : 002B04B. Création : 199406.