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

  PMRs
Finance, Professional & Business Industry Waste Management Industry Food Service Industry Real Estate & Building Service Auto Repair/Rental Industry Other Repair Services Accommodations Industry Laundry & Cleaning Industry Hairdressers/Barbers Recreation & Entertainment Industry Education Public Administration Police, Correction & Fire
Cause of Death 110 98 98 107 99 102 101 100 103 102 111 105 105
All Cancer Mortality
Oral & Pharyngeal Cancer 99 121 142 105 115 97 112 110 88 123 80 97 89
Esophageal Cancer 107 104 113 108 104 107 111 115 84 105 96 103 103
Stomach Cancer 101 111 98 100 88 104 102 96 108 97 101 99 109
Colon & Rectal Cancer 115 85 94 104 89 100 93 98 104 101 116 110 111
Liver & Intrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer 109 102 111 107 90 89 106 103 99 118 106 109 118
Pancreatic Cancer 116 96 93 110 88 102 109 90 105 97 123 109 114
Nasal Cancer 111 53 107 81 93 75 117 160 66 123 102 107 107
Laryngeal Cancer 86 120 157 104 125 109 116 121 93 122 64 90 77
Lung Cancer 96 104 116 107 112 106 111 108 110 105 83 100 101
Pleural & Peritoneal Cancer 116 164 91 86 63 109 92 84 125 71 116 109 99
Malignant Melanoma 135 87 72 116 75 91 91 94 89 98 146 110 119
Breast Cancer 128 132 79 115 97 115 88 90 106 107 142 123 108
Prostate Cancer 116 87 89 106 92 102 98 93 88 95 119 107 102
Testicular Cancer 126 84 94 89 80 92 129 23 44 139 149 143 62
Bladder Cancer 109 112 109 105 113 93 117 106 104 107 97 101 102
Kidney Cancer 113 102 87 106 86 101 87 91 99 98 112 98 120
Brain & Nervous System Cancer 122 85 74 108 88 104 82 84 97 87 136 109 104
Thyroid Gland Cancer 123 91 64 112 62 94 111 89 97 133 115 88 94
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma 121 77 89 115 81 86 96 92 112 98 133 106 116
Multiple Myeloma 118 94 81 97 91 90 79 91 111 95 134 106 112
All Leukemia 115 95 80 110 87 94 86 101 107 85 124 109 109
Non-chronic Lymphatic Cancer 117 99 78 109 88 96 88 96 104 85 127 109 111
Chronic Lymphatic Leukemia 109 83 86 115 86 86 78 112 116 84 117 108 104

(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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