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Site-Specific Proportionate Mortality for Cancer by Industry for Wholesale and Retail Trade
Summary Table

  PMRs
Wholesale Trade Subsector Machinery, Equipment, & Supplies (Whls) Subsector Miscellaneous Wholesale, Durable Goods (Whls) Subsector Groceries & Related Products (Whls) Subsector Petroleum Products (Whls) Subsector Retail Trade Subsector Lumber & Building Material Retailing Subsector Department, Variety, General Merchandise Subsector Grocery Stores (Ret) Subsector Motor Vehicle Dealers (Ret) Subsector Gasoline Service Stations (Ret) Subsector Apparel & Accessory Stores Subsector, Exc Shoe (Ret) Furniture & Home Furnishings Stores Subsector (Ret) Drug Stores Subsector (Ret) Direct Selling Establishments Subsector (Ret)
Cause of Death 107 110 110 105 104 102 103 106 101 102 96 108 105 103 97
All Cancer Mortality
Oral & Pharyngeal Cancer 102 103 80 118 102 112 99 97 101 104 104 102 123 96 49
Esophageal Cancer 106 104 100 103 96 101 90 105 91 99 94 91 100 96 84
Stomach Cancer 106 101 121 115 108 99 110 104 106 95 85 118 101 85 89
Colon & Rectal Cancer 110 118 117 105 107 104 105 111 104 102 90 113 107 115 112
Liver & Intrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer 103 114 115 97 98 101 88 105 89 103 98 102 97 84 99
Pancreatic Cancer 109 115 131 98 111 104 111 106 100 108 86 120 115 117 98
Nasal Cancer 90 109 . 40 135 108 111 104 85 112 90 118 183 98 156
Laryngeal Cancer 100 86 117 104 110 106 96 73 87 108 113 74 94 114 95
Lung Cancer 106 106 108 109 100 105 102 97 104 103 105 102 105 98 92
Pleural & Peritoneal Cancer 106 90 58 78 114 96 110 110 90 106 88 72 96 83 39
Malignant Melanoma 108 111 70 109 125 98 113 125 93 108 83 104 92 104 70
Breast Cancer 117 111 120 99 123 99 123 112 96 115 76 113 118 100 94
Prostate Cancer 106 107 100 102 109 99 102 102 98 101 90 102 99 107 99
Testicular Cancer 140 195 94 100 236 100 70 102 102 136 64 30 112 96 195
Bladder Cancer 106 104 144 106 99 107 105 105 103 100 106 125 100 95 99
Kidney Cancer 111 118 115 102 98 102 105 104 96 120 102 109 105 99 110
Brain & Nervous System Cancer 113 130 113 94 117 96 97 114 98 98 80 115 105 110 97
Thyroid Gland Cancer 76 108 . 47 88 98 141 103 107 120 97 80 128 108 171
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma 109 112 122 100 105 101 98 111 103 98 79 110 116 110 73
Multiple Myeloma 109 118 87 121 102 101 119 113 109 103 83 115 110 111 108
All Leukemia 111 108 109 123 112 97 112 108 99 92 86 105 101 116 87
Non-chronic Lymphatic Cancer 113 110 112 115 121 97 112 110 102 90 81 105 96 119 89
Chronic Lymphatic Leukemia 106 103 100 144 90 97 112 101 94 98 101 105 112 107 79

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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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