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Switzerland Statistics of Cancer Mortality 1983-2007

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General Info
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/1983 - 12/2007
Series or system 
Switzerland National Institute for Cancer Epidemiology and Registration (NICER)
Data type
Summary 

This document presents cancer mortality statistics based on data collected by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office. It presents mortality numbers, crude rates, age-specific rates, age-standardized rates, and years of life lost before ages 70 and 75. Tables are broken down by sex and age groups (0-19, 20-49, 50-69, and 70+). Statistics are presented for 5 year blocks of time rather than individual years. Cancers are coded in ICD-10.

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Citation
Publication year 
2009
Suggested citation 
Federal Statistical Office (Switzerland), National Institute for Cancer Epidemiology and Registration (Switzerland). Switzerland Statistics of Cancer Mortality 1983-2007. Zurich, Switzerland: National Institute for Cancer Epidemiology and Registration (Switzerland), 2009.