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Japan Cancer Statistics 2008


General Info
Original or alternative title 
がんの統計 '08
Japan (JPN)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1910 - 12/2006
Data type

Cancer Statistics in Japan 2008 is a report on national cancer incidence and mortality. Tabulations for cancer mortality are available for 2002 and 2006, and they are broken down by age, sex, and ICD-10 codes. The report also provides total annual deaths and the leading causes of death from 1910 to 2005. Before 2008 this report was published biennially.