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Table 1 Demographic information for the 171,994 death cases due to cancer, ischemic heart disease, and pneumonia in Hong Kong, 2008–2016

From: Is cancer-related death associated with circadian rhythm?

Characteristic Death due to cancer Death due to ischemic heart disease Death due to pneumonia
Total (cases) 58,451 21,544 91,999
Age (years)
 Median (range) 70 (18–108) 82 (19–113) 85 (18–117)
Sex [cases (%)]
 Male 33,132 (56.7) 11,211 (52.0) 51,481 (56.0)
 Female 25,319 (43.3) 10,333 (48.0) 40,518 (44.0)
Race [cases (%)]
 Chinese 57,185 (97.8) 20,716 (96.2) 89,911 (97.7)
 Others or unknown 1266 (2.2) 828 (3.8) 2088 (2.3)