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Table 4 Estimated probability of developing lung cancer in men and women in the United States 10, 20, and 30 years later according to their current ages (2010–2012)

From: Epidemiology of lung cancer and approaches for its prediction: a systematic review and analysis

Current age (years) Lung cancer risk (%)
10 years 20 years 30 years
Men Women Men Women Men Women
30 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.8 0.7
40 0.1 0.1 0.8 0.7 2.5 2.1
50 0.6 0.5 2.5 2.0 5.3 4.2
60 1.9 1.5 5.0 3.8 7.0 5.4
70 3.5 2.6 5.9 4.4 NA NA
  1. NA Not available