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Australia - New South Wales Cancer Incidence and Mortality Report 2003

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Cancer in New South Wales, Incidence and Mortality 2003
Geography 
Australia (AUS)
New South Wales
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
01/2003 - 12/2003
Data type
Disease registry:
  • Subnationally representative
Summary 

The 2003 report on cancer statistics from the New South Wales Central Cancer Registry provides population-based incidence and mortality data. Survival rates for select cancers are also provided. Data in the tables are broken down by age and sex, and the cancers are coded in ICD-10. For each cancer, 2003 data are provided on number and percentage of new cancer cases; age-specific incidence rates; age-standardized cancer incidence, crude, and cumulative incidence rates; cancer death numbers and percentage; age specific mortality rates; and age standardized mortality, crude, and cumulative mortality rates. Aside from data for 2003 the report also provides historical data going back to 1972 and projections for new cases up to 2011.

The report contains the standard cancer reporting form.

Citation
Publication year 
2005
Suggested citation 

Cancer Institute NSW (Australia). Australia - New South Wales Cancer Incidence and Mortality Report 2003. Sydney, Australia: Cancer Institute NSW (Australia), 2005.

Other ID type 
ISBN
Other ID 
0734738110
Other ID type 2 
ISSN
Other ID 2 
0157-2547