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% cancers attributable to risk factor exposure, by cancer site
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ExposureGenderOral cavity & pharynxOeso-phagusStomachColon-rectumLiverPancreasGall-bladderLarynxLungMeso-theliomaMelanomaBreastCervix uteriCorpus uteriOvaryBladderKidneyLeukaemiaAlla
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TobaccoMale69.562.626.16.627.326.2-7987.3------37.529.48.423
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AlcoholMale37.325.3-15.511.4--27.3----------4.6
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Fruit & vegMale57.246.637----45.98.5---------6.1
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MeatMale---24.8--------------3.5
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FibreMale---10.2--------------1.4
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SaltMale--30.9--------------0.9
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Overweight & obesityMale-26.9-13.6-12.819.7---------25-4.1
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Physical exerciseMale---3--------------0.4
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InfectionsMale12.3-29.21.519.6--10.6----------2.5
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Radiation - ionisingMale-20.91.10.6---4.2------2.6-7.81.7
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Radiation - UVMale----------89.8-------3.5
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OccupationMale0.63.33-0.20.02-2.920.597-----7.1-0.94.9
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All of the aboveMale92.989.778.156.548.635.719.792.891.19789.8 - - - -43.54716.445.3
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TobaccoFemales54.971.315.49.915.331-79.183.6---7.2-2.634.415315.6
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AlcoholFemales16.911.3-6.95--12.2---6.4------3.3
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Fruit & vegFemales53.645.133.9----43.59.3---------3.4
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MeatFemales---16.4--------------1.9
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FibreFemales---14.6--------------1.7
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SaltFemales--12.1---------------0.2
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Overweight & obesityFemales-11.2-12.2-11.517.8----8.7-33.7--22.2-6.9
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Physical exerciseFemales---3.6-------3.4-3.8----1.7
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Post-menopausal hormonesFemales-----------3.201.20.7---1.1
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InfectionsFemales14-363.19.3--10.6----100-----3.7
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Radiation - ionisingFemales-3.91.72.21.1---5.4--0.9---2.3-10.42
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Radiation - UVFemales----------82.4-------3.6
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OccupationFemales0.21.10.3-0.1--1.64.382.54.60.7-0.51.9-0.52.4
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Reproduction (breast feeding)Females-----------3.1--17.6---1.7
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All of the aboveFemales8588.269.251.92838.917.890.986.582.582.426.810036.920.737.133.913.640.1
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TobaccoPersons64.565.522.28.12328.7-7985.6---7.2-2.636.724.16.219.4
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AlcoholPersons30.420.6-11.609.1--24.6---6.4------4
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Fruit & vegPersons5646.135.8----45.48.8---------4.7
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MeatPersons---21.1--------------2.7
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FibrePersons---12.2--------------1.5
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SaltPersons--24---------------0.5
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Overweight & obesityPersons-21.7-13-12.218.3----8.7-33.7--24-5.5
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Physical exercisePersons---3.3-------3.4-3.8----1
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Post-menopausal hormonesPersons-----------3.201.20.7---0.5
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InfectionsPersons12.7-31.72.215.9--10.6---0100-----3.1
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Radiation - ionisingPersons-2.71.21.60.8---4.7--0.9---2.5-8.91.8
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Radiation - UVPersons----------85.9-------3.5
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OccupationPersons0.52.620.2--2.713.294.4-4.60.7-0.55.7-0.73.7
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Reproduction (breast feeding)Persons-----------3.1--17.6---0.9
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All of the abovePersons90.68974.954.441.637.318.392.589.294.485.926.810036.920.741.842.315.242.7
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aExcluding non-melanoma skin cancer
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