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Cancer in Poland in 1994


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Nowotwory Złośliwe w Polsce w 1994 roku
Poland (POL)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1963 - 12/1994
Series or system 
Poland Cancer Registration System
Data type

The 1994 report from Poland's National Cancer Registry, KRN (in Polish and English), presents data on counts and rates for total cancers by year for the years 1963-1994, and data for select cancers by site for 1963, 1978, and 1994. Numbers and rates for incidence and mortality in 1994 by cancer site, sex, and 5-year age group as well as by site, sex, and voivodeship are also given. Data was provided by various subnational cancer registries; registration is uneven among provinces, however, and overall underregistration is estimated at about 6% for 1994.