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Country fact sheet: Belgium (Wallonia) Wallonia / (Index year: 2013)

Age group 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65-69 70-74 75-79 Age unknown Total

Interval

Screening interval (months) 0 0 24 24 24 24 0 0 12

Population (personally invited)

Target population 0 0 128 283 120 631 112 704 92 387 0 0 0 454 005
Annual target population 0 0 64 142 60 316 56 352 46 194 0 0 0 227 004
Women invited 0 0 75 767 58 855 53 106 36 324 0 0 0 224 052
Invitation coverage (%) 0 0 118.1 97.6 94.2 78.6 0 0 0.0 98.7

Examinations

Women screened 0 0 3 793 3 831 3 519 2 820 0 0 0 13 963
Participation rate (%) 0.0 0.0 5.0 6.5 6.6 7.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.2

Result (A subset of tests)

Subset women screened 0 0 4 952 4 796 4 501 3 805 0 0 0 18 054
Positive 0 0 520 378 334 296 0 0 0 1 528
Negative 0 0 4 432 4 418 4 167 3 509 0 0 0 16 526
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Referral for further assessment (%)0.0 0.0 10.5 7.9 7.4 7.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.5

Further assessment (all positive)

Done 0 0 464 330 298 262 0 0 0 1 354
Not done 0 0 56 48 36 34 0 0 0 174
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Further assessment participation rate (%) 0.0 0.0 89.2 87.3 89.2 88.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 88.6

Outcome

Negative 0 0 376 250 207 181 0 0 0 1 014
Benign lesions 0 0 32 19 18 15 0 0 0 84
CIS detected 0 0 3 7 6 5 0 0 0 21
Invasive breast cancer 0 0 8 19 31 36 0 0 0 94
Other histology 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
Unknown 0 0 45 35 35 25 0 0 0 140