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Age-Adjusted Cervical Cancer Incidence and Mortality Rates for 2008 for 32 countries, Organized by Region of the World, Participating in the ICSN*

*Data for Taiwan, a participating ICSN country, are not available

Region/Country Annual Incidence Rates per 100,000 Annual Cervical Cancer Deaths per 100,000
Europe
Belgium 9.4 2.7
Czech Republic 13.8 4.2
Denmark 11.0 2.5
Finland 3.7 0.9
France 7.1 1.8
Germany 6.9 2.3
Greece 3.8 1.5
Hungary 16.6 5.8
Iceland 6.3 1.6
Ireland 10.9 3.1
Italy 6.7 1.5
Luxembourg 6.3 1.9
Netherlands 5.4 1.5
Norway 9.3 2.3
Poland 12.3 6.2
Portugal 12.2 3.6
Spain 6.3 1.9
Sweden 7.4 1.8
Switzerland 4.0 0.9
United Kingdom 7.2 2.0
North America
Canada 6.6 1.9
United States 5.7 1.7
South America
Brazil 24.5 10.9
Uruguay 16.5 6.8
Middle East
Israel 5.6 2.1
Saudi Arabia 2.1 0.8
Turkey 4.2 1.6
Asia/Pacific
Australia 4.9 1.4
Japan 9.8 2.6
Republic of Korea (South Korea) 10.8 2.7
Malaysia 17.9 5.6
New Zealand 5.5 1.6

Source: Globocan 2008, International Agency for Research on Cancer