The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) released new data on the rate of cancer in Australia. In 2020, it is estimated there will be just under 150,000 new cases of cancer diagnosed and just under 50,000 deaths from cancer. This report presents cancer incidence, mortality, survival, risk and prevalence statistics using data from 1982 to 2016 (2018 for mortality) and projections up to 2020 for cancer incidence and mortality.
- Cancer Data in Australia. AIHW. 2 June 2020