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Japan Cancer Statistics 2009


General Info
Original or alternative title 
がんの統計 '09
Japan (JPN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1910 - 12/2007
Series or system 
Japan Cancer Information Service
Data type

Cancer Statistics in Japan 2009 is a report on national cancer incidence and mortality. Tabulations for cancer mortality are available for 2003 and 2007, and they are broken down by age, sex, and ICD-10 codes. The report also provides total annual deaths and the leading causes of death from 1910 to 2007. Before 2008 this report was published biennially.

Suggested citation 
Chiba Cancer Center Research Institute (Japan), Foundation for Promotion of Cancer Research (Japan), National Cancer Center (Japan), Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases. Japan Cancer Statistics 2009. Tokyo, Japan: Foundation for Promotion of Cancer Research (Japan).