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Malaysia - Cancer Incidence in Peninsular Malaysia 2003-2005

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General Info
Geography 
Malaysia (MYS)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2003 - 12/2005
Series or system 
Malaysia National Cancer Registry
Data type
Disease registry:
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
Summary 

Though the summary data in this report is for both East and Penninsular Malaysia, the detailed analysis is on the cancer burden in Penninsular Malaysia.

The tables provide numbers for incidence, crude incidence rate, age-standardized incidence rate, cumulative rate, and cancer morphology. Data in the tables are broken down in various ways including 10 year age groups, sex, and ethnicity (Malay, Chinese, and Indian).

Citation
Publication year 
2008
Suggested citation 

National Cancer Registry, Ministry of Health (Malaysia). Malaysia Cancer Incidence Report 2003-2005. Kuala Lampur, Malaysia: National Cancer Registry, Ministry of Health (Malaysia), 2008.