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Site-Specific Proportionate Mortality for Cancer by Industry for Manufacturing
Summary Table

  PMRs
Manufacturing Sector Food Mfg. Printing And Publishing (Mfg) Chemical Mfg. Rubber And Plastics Mfg. Lumber And Wood Product Mfg. Furniture & Related Product Mfg. Stone, Clay, Glass, Concrete Mfg. Primary Metal Industries (Mfg) Fabricated Metal Products (Mfg) Machinery Mfg. Computer & Electronic Product Mfg. Transportation Equipment (Mfg)
Cause of Death 103 102 108 111 106 97 96 101 103 106 106 115 107
All Cancer Mortality
Oral & Pharyngeal Cancer 95 107 102 88 99 98 101 87 95 100 96 56 94
Esophageal Cancer 103 106 116 103 113 96 87 92 101 106 111 139 108
Stomach Cancer 107 108 104 120 114 97 92 95 119 113 114 156 110
Colon & Rectal Cancer 105 105 116 116 109 89 95 98 109 110 110 128 103
Liver & Intrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer 98 84 104 114 99 89 85 87 100 109 94 122 104
Pancreatic Cancer 101 105 105 112 107 88 93 91 96 103 109 130 104
Nasal Cancer 104 115 55 97 125 117 109 96 79 130 127 148 89
Laryngeal Cancer 101 99 93 93 95 99 104 100 105 127 105 91 97
Lung Cancer 106 103 104 109 104 102 101 111 108 111 107 99 113
Pleural & Peritoneal Cancer 109 92 110 170 146 82 82 111 83 143 112 130 155
Malignant Melanoma 101 94 120 135 102 76 85 85 82 96 103 164 105
Breast Cancer 102 101 116 120 107 102 97 91 104 109 107 112 105
Prostate Cancer 99 100 105 109 105 97 93 89 92 101 103 113 102
Testicular Cancer 101 93 103 140 103 113 86 116 67 99 133 105 108
Bladder Cancer 105 106 114 110 119 99 90 100 103 105 108 120 105
Kidney Cancer 105 107 107 113 87 89 107 100 102 101 110 159 108
Brain & Nervous System Cancer 103 98 114 110 112 97 100 98 98 100 103 145 106
Thyroid Gland Cancer 99 111 109 106 125 51 94 74 84 114 132 118 108
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma 102 105 109 117 113 85 86 93 99 91 107 112 110
Multiple Myeloma 104 105 105 111 110 94 100 102 101 101 101 125 109
All Leukemia 102 102 106 112 114 97 100 99 99 98 103 143 106
Non-chronic Lymphatic Cancer 101 102 106 112 116 91 88 96 100 97 102 140 108
Chronic Lymphatic Leukemia 102 102 106 112 110 112 131 106 96 99 105 157 101

(Click on headings to view detailed charts and supporting data for industries.)
The cells show proportionate mortality ratios (PMRs) for each cause of death by industry. The PMRs indicate whether mortality is high or low compared to the general population for the disease specified.

Suggested Citation : NIOSH (2010). National Occupational Mortality Surveillance (NOMS). U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation and Field Studies, Surveillance Branch. Date accessed._________.

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