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Table 9 Recognition per 100,000 workers insured of lung cancer in Korea

From: Review of carcinogenicity of asbestos and proposal of approval standards of an occupational cancer caused by asbestos in Korea

Recognized year Insured population Lung cancer case Asbestos-related lung cancer case Proportion of Asbestos related lung cancer Lung cancer incidence rate Asbestos-related lung cancer incidence rate
  A B C C/B*100 B/A*106 C/A*106
1994 7,273,132 1 1 100 0.01 0.01
1995 7,893,727 2 1 50.0 0.03 0.01
1996 8,156,894 5 1 20.0 0.06 0.01
1997 8,236,641 0 0   0 0
1998 7,582,479 2 0 0.0 0.03 0
1999 7,441,160 5 3 60.0 0.07 0.04
2000 9,485,557 9 3 33.3 0.09 0.03
2001 10,581,186 8 6 75.0 0.08 0.06
2002 10,571,279 11 4 36.3 0.10 0.04
2003 10,599,345 16 9 56.2 0.15 0.08
2004 10,473,091 16 9 56.2 0.15 0.09
2005 11,059,194 14 6 42.8 0.13 0.05
2006 11,688,800 11 4 36.3 0.09 0.03
2007 12,528,884 22 15 68.2 0.18 0.12
2008 13,489,990 21 13 62.0 0.16 0.10
2009 13,884,929 12 7 58.3 0.09 0.05
2010 14,198,757 29 17 58.6 0.20 0.12
2011 14,362,378 26 18 69.2 0.18 0.13