Table 1 Ten-year survival estimates by age, sex and cancer type.

From: Errors in determination of net survival: cause-specific and relative survival settings

Age groupSurvival methodLungProstateBreastOvaryOesophagusColorectal
MenWomenMenWomenWomenMenWomenMenWomen
15–99 yearsAll-cause0.040.060.520.640.330.080.090.330.35
Cause-specific0.100.120.750.800.430.140.140.570.57
Relativea0.060.080.810.810.390.120.110.540.54
Relativeb0.060.080.790.800.380.110.110.530.54
15–44 yearsAll-cause0.220.270.840.790.780.150.230.590.61
Cause-specific0.270.330.870.810.820.020.290.670.69
Relativea0.230.280.860.800.790.160.230.600.62
Relativeb0.220.280.860.800.790.160.230.600.62
45–54 yearsAll-cause0.100.150.840.830.560.150.210.520.57
Cause-specific0.140.190.890.860.620.200.280.610.66
Relativea0.100.150.900.860.580.160.210.550.59
Relativeb0.100.150.890.860.580.160.210.550.59
55–64 yearsAll-cause0.070.110.780.800.370.130.190.510.56
Cause-specific0.120.160.870.860.440.190.250.640.67
Relativea0.090.120.920.880.400.150.210.600.62
Relativeb0.080.120.910.870.400.150.210.590.61
65–74 yearsAll-cause0.050.070.620.670.230.100.130.400.46
Cause-specific0.110.140.820.820.320.170.200.620.65
Relativea0.070.090.930.870.300.140.170.600.61
Relativeb0.070.090.890.830.290.140.170.570.59
75–99 yearsAll-cause0.010.020.220.240.080.020.020.140.17
Cause-specific0.060.070.550.610.190.070.060.460.45
Relativea0.040.050.620.630.180.060.040.450.46
Relativeb0.030.040.620.630.170.060.040.460.47
  1. aadjusted for age, sex and year.
  2. badjusted for age, sex, year, deprivation and government office region.