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Malaysia - Cancer Incidence in Peninsular Malaysia 2003-2005


General Info
Malaysia (MYS)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2003 - 12/2005
Series or system 
Malaysia National Cancer Registry
Data type
Disease registry:
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative

Though the summary data in this report is for both East and Penninsular Malaysia, the detailed analysis is on the cancer burden in Penninsular Malaysia.

The tables provide numbers for incidence, crude incidence rate, age-standardized incidence rate, cumulative rate, and cancer morphology. Data in the tables are broken down in various ways including 10 year age groups, sex, and ethnicity (Malay, Chinese, and Indian).