Data Sources

The GloBAM data was derived from a number of excellent sources that are detailed below.
 
Source DescriptionStatisticsYearSource
Breast - Estimated mortality, all ages. Crude and age-standardised rates per 100,000.Breast cancer mortality (age standardized rate); Breast cancer mortality (cumulative risk); Breast cancer mortality (crude rate); Breast cancer mortality (data quality)2012GLOBOCAN 2012, IARC -16.1.2016*
Breast - Estimated incidence, all ages Crude and age-standardised rates per 100,000.Breast cancer mortality (age standardized rate); Breast cancer mortality (cumulative risk); Breast cancer mortality (crude rate); Breast cancer mortality (data quality)2012GLOBOCAN 2012, IARC -16.1.2016*
Breast - Estimated prevalence, all ages age-standardised rates per 100,000.Breast cancer prevalence (age standardized rate); Breast cancer prevalence (age standardized rate; lower 95% CI); Breast cancer prevalence (age standardized rate; upper 95% CI)2015Global Burden of Disease Study 2015
Age-standardized Disability-Adjusted Life-Years per 100,000Years life lost due to breast cancer per 100,000 (age standardized rate); Years life lost due to breast cancer per 100,000 (age standardized rate; lower 95% CI); Years life lost due to breast cancer per 100,000 (age standardized rate; upper 95% CI)2015Global Burden of Disease Study 2015
Disability-Adjusted Life-Years. Crude and age-standardized rates per 100,000Disability-Adjusted Life-Years per 100,000 (age standardized rate); Disability-Adjusted Life-Years per 100,000 (age standardized rate; lower 95% CI); Disability-Adjusted Life-Years per 100,000 (age standardized rate; upper 95% CI); Disability-Adjusted Life-Years per 100,000 (crude rate); Disability-Adjusted Life-Years per 100,000 (crude rate; lower 95% CI); Disability-Adjusted Life-Years per 100,000 (crude rate; upper 95% CI)2015Global Burden of Disease Study 2015
Years living with disability. Age-standardized rates per 100,000Years living with a disability due to breast cancer per 100,000 (age standardized rate); Years living with a disability due to breast cancer per 100,000 (age standardized rate; lower 95% CI); Years living with a disability due to breast cancer per 100,000 (age standardized rate; upper 95% CI)2015Global Burden of Disease Study 2015
Female life expectancy at birthFemale life expectancy at birth2015World Bank
World populationTotal population2014World Bank
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)Gross National Income per capita, Atlas method (current US$)2014World Bank
Income status (low, middle, high)Income status2014World Bank
Health expenditure, total (% of GDP)Health expenditure, total (% of GDP)2013World Bank
Health expenditure per capita (current US$)Health expenditure per capita (current US$)2013World Bank
*When citing any of the Globocan resources, please include the following reference

Ferlay J, Soerjomataram I, Ervik M, Dikshit R, Eser S, Mathers C, Rebelo M, Parkin DM, Forman D, Bray, F. GLOBOCAN 2012 v1.0, Cancer Incidence and Mortality Worldwide: IARC CancerBase No. 11 [Internet]. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer; 2013