Table 1 : Commonly diagnosed cancers based on gender.


Gender diagnosed with different types of cancers and their corresponding countries

Countries different types of cancers

Male Female Male Female

Eastern Europe and Asia Australia, Western Asia, North Africa, North America,
and parts of South America
lung cancer breast cancer
North America, Australia, Western and
Northern Europe, and South America
Central America, parts of South America,
Sub-Saharan Africa, and India
prostate cancer cervical cancer
West Africa Mongolia and Vietnam liver cancer liver cancer
central parts of Africa China and North Korea Kaposi sarcoma lung cancer
East Africa NA Oesophagus NA
Egypt NA bladder cancer NA

Sharma et al.Biochemical Compounds  2017 5:2DOI : 10.7243/2052-9341-5-2