Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title & verso title pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
  • Body content
    • 1 Introduction
      • What is burden of disease?
    • 2 Methods summary
      • Definition of cancer in ABDS 2011
      • Cancer of unknown primary site
      • Ductal carcinoma in situ
      • How is the burden of cancer measured?
      • How is the contribution of risk factors measured?
      • Where do the data for cancer burden come from?
      • Quality of cancer burden of disease estimates
    • 3 Cancer burden in 2011
      • Cancer burden in context of other disease groups
      • Overview of cancer burden
      • Fatal burden of cancer
      • Non-fatal burden of cancer
      • Burden attributable to specific risk factors
    • 4 Cancer burden in key population groups
      • Cancer burden in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations
      • Cancer burden by state and territory
      • Cancer burden by remoteness
      • Cancer burden by socioeconomic position
    • 5 Change in cancer burden since 2003
      • Change in total cancer burden
      • Drivers of the change in cancer burden
      • Changes in risk factors for cancer
      • Change in cancer burden in Indigenous Australians
    • 6 Potential cancer burden in 2020
      • Potential fatal burden in 2020
      • Potential non-fatal burden in 2020
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: Methods
      • Measuring the fatal burden of cancer
      • Measuring the non-fatal burden of cancer
      • Measuring the differences in cancer burden between populations and time points
      • Estimating the potential cancer burden in 2020
      • Measuring the burden of cancer attributable to specific risk factors
    • Appendix B: Additional tables and figures
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • Related publications