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Table 3 The table shows the age adjusted incidence and mortality rates per 100,000 and 5-years relative survival of all cancer, lung cancer, malignant melanoma, colon cancer and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) in Norway and each county in northern Norway. The figures are based on data from the Norwegian Cancer Registry for 2009–2013 [17]

From: PET-CT in the sub-arctic region of Norway 2010–2013. At the edge of what is possible?

Cancer Region Incidence Mortality 5-years surv.
   F M F M F M
All Norway 302.0 374.1 85.9 115.5 68.9 68.5
  Nordland 284.1 351.9 84.0 116.0 67.2 68.5
  Troms 276.9 353.6 83.6 106.2 66.7 70.7
  Finnmark 258.9 333.4 80.2 129.7 66.9 58.2
Lung Norway 26.0 34.9 17.6 26.2 18.8 13.1
  Nordland 23.4 33.5 18.5 25.3 17.0 11.8
  Troms 24.2 33.9 18.2 24.2 17.0 17.1
  Finnmark 26.4 51.2 19.4 38.3 20.6 11.9
Mal.mel. Norway 21.1 20.2 2.6 4.3 88.3 79.0
  Nordland 11.6 12.5 2.1 3.0 75.7 77.8
  Troms 14.3 12.5 2.0 2.9 91.9 87.3
  Finnmark 11.2 8.9 1.7 1.9 88.7 74.0
Colon Norway 24.6 27.1 9.0 11.0 63.3 59.5
  Nordland 24.8 27.7 8.2 10.6 64.9 63.5
  Troms 22.8 25.4 8.5 9.9 64.9 66.3
  Finnmark 21.7 19.3 5.4 8.6 77.3 48.5
NHL Norway 9.6 13.2 1.9 3.4 76.4 70.5
  Nordland 11.0 12.7 2.7 3.3 82.4 75.8
  Troms 9.5 11.5 1.9 2.5 88.5 77.2
  Finnmark 9.3 13.5 1.5 2.6 76.2 66.8
  1. F female, M male