Table 2 : Brain and other central nervous system tumors statistics in Europe. Difference between men and women are reflected in these statistics for brain tumors.


  Incidence Mortality 5-years prevalence

  Number % ASR(w) Number % ASR(w) Number % PROP

Men 28.942 1,7 6,2 23.312 2,4 4,6 32.846 0,8 11,2
Women 25.863 1,7 4,6 19.641 2,6 3,1 27.165 0,6 8,4
Both 54.805 1,7 5,3 42.953 2,5 3,8 60.011 0,7 9,7

Goñi-de-Cerio et al.Neuroscience Discovery  2013 1:3DOI : 10.7243/2052-6946-1-3