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South Korea - Annual Report of Cancer Statistics in Korea in 2010

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
국가암등록사업 연례 보고서 (2010년 암등록통계)
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2010 - 12/2010
Data type
Disease registry:
  • Subnationally representative
Summary 

The National Cancer Registration Annual Report 2010 provides statistics on cancer incidence and prevalence. Data is collected from the hospital-based Korean Central Cancer Registry (KCCR), 11 population-based cancer registries, and site-specific cancer registries. The report also utilizes data from death certificates.

Tabulations in the report show number of new cancer cases and prevalent cases by site, sex, and 5-year age group for national, provincial, and metropolitan areas.

Citation
Publication year 
2012
Suggested citation 

Korea Central Cancer Registry, Ministry of Health and Welfare (South Korea), National Cancer Center (South Korea). Annual Report of Cancer Statistics in Korea in 2010. 2012.