Table 2

Observed and expected mortality for separate exposure groups

Observed / expected deaths
WomenMen
Low/modSevere
<2 y
Severe
>2 y
Low/mod <2 yLow/mod >2 ySevere
<2 y
Severe
>2 y
Laggers
All neoplasms126057495710212872
7.2726.0211.1840.0332.1145.8632.5626.54
Buccal cavity and pharynx00011210
0.090.300.130.630.490.680.500.42
Oesophagus12222210
0.160.510.221.110.881.260.870.77
Stomach11343952
0.671.960.884.483.674.973.852.61
Small intestines10000001
0.020.050.020.080.060.100.070.06
Colon02133387
0.722.291.002.482.012.701.971.62
Rectum04020301
0.341.080.471.891.552.051.531.18
Liver, gall bladder and bile ducts02013220
0.150.470.210.660.520.760.540.45
Pancreas11120210
0.290.950.411.711.371.981.381.17
Larynx00000210
0.020.080.040.390.310.430.330.24
Lung214212423436738
0.772.971.2216.0612.9419.0913.5610.35
Breast15600000
1.576.092.590.050.040.060.040.03
Uterus-cervix132
0.391.610.70
Uterus-other, and unspecified000
0.220.740.32
Ovary225
0.542.120.90
Prostate11012
1.731.671.571.430.74
Testis01000
0.180.110.200.090.23
Kidney00001010
0.080.280.120.700.530.840.540.54
Bladder01021132
0.130.390.171.431.241.541.200.80
Melanoma00000000
0.040.180.080.240.160.280.150.26
Skin-other00000000
0.020.070.030.130.110.140.100.08
Brain-CNS03002210
0.190.780.331.410.931.770.981.27
Thyroid00000000
0.040.120.050.080.060.090.060.06
Bone00000000
0.030.090.040.170.120.190.130.12
Soft tissue00000000
0.020.070.030.110.080.130.080.10
Other lymphoma01101001
0.100.350.150.670.480.800.480.58
Myeloma00000120
0.070.250.110.380.300.450.290.28
Hodgkin's disease00000011
0.040.160.070.420.270.510.280.39
Leukaemia01122001
0.160.570.250.980.731.120.710.77