Table a1 Age- and sex-specific lung cancer incidence rates and estimated α-values relating to 5-year absolute risk

From: The LLP risk model: an individual risk prediction model for lung cancer

  Male Female
Age group Incidence rate a α -value Incidence rate a α -value
40–44 15.5 −9.06 5.97 −9.90
45–49 37.87 −8.16 37.34 −8.06
50–54 88.65 −7.31 68.14 −7.46
55–59 172.26 −6.63 175.24 −6.50
60–64 329.02 −5.97 230.6 −6.22
65–69 487.42 −5.56 288.06 −5.99
70–74 616.45 −5.31 464.99 −5.49
75–79 950.61 −4.83 594.19 −5.23
80–84 1096.42 −4.68 497.09 −5.42
  1. aLung cancer incidence rate per 100 000 person-years, Liverpool, 2002–2004.