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Sweden Cancer Register 2013


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Cancerregistret 2013
Sweden (SWE)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2013 - 12/2013
Series or system 
Data type

The Cancer Register (sometimes known as the Swedish Cancer Registry) is nationwide and registration is mandatory. Six regional registries report to the national level data including patient demographics; cancer site, type, and stage; data on diagnosis and reporting; and follow-up information such as date and cause of death or date of migration. There is a separate register for basal cell carcinoma.

Suggested citation 
National Board of Health and Welfare (Sweden). Sweden Cancer Register 2013. Stockholm, Sweden: National Board of Health and Welfare (Sweden).