Table 1

Characteristics of the study cohort

Unexposed group
(N=2 349 846)
Exposed group
(N=3 067 853)
Sex
 Male, n (%)1 184 249 (50.4)1 374 146 (44.8)
 Female, n (%)1 165 597 (49.6)1 693 707 (55.2)
Subsequent screening, n (%)1 605 200 (52.3)
Incident CRC, n36 01813 619
CRC death, n15 5503077
  • CRC, colorectal cancer.