Table of contents

  • Data at a glance
  • 1 Introduction
    • 1.1 Purpose of this report
    • 1.2 Bowel cancer facts
    • 1.3 Bowel cancer screening
  • 2 Picture of bowel cancer in Australia
    • 2.1 Number of new cases
    • 2.2 Number of deaths
    • 2.3 Survival
    • 2.4 Burden of bowel cancer
  • 3 Performance indicators
    • 3.1 Summary
    • 3.2 Recruitment
    • 3.3 Screening
    • 3.4 Assessment
    • 3.5 Diagnosis
    • 3.6 Outcomes
  • 4 Bowel abnormality detection results
    • 4.1 Bowel abnormality detection using available assessment and histopathology
  • data
  • 5 Spotlight on population groups
    • 5.1 Low socioeconomic areas
    • 5.2 Very remote
    • 5.3 Indigenous Australians
    • 5.4 Language spoken at home
    • 5.5 Disability status
  • Appendix A: Data tables
  • Additional table for Chapter 1
  • Additional tables for Chapter 2
  • Additional tables for Chapter 3
  • Additional tables for Chapter 4
  • Additional tables for Chapter 5
  • Appendix B: Overall NBCSP outcomes
  • Appendix C: National Bowel Cancer Screening Program information
  • Target population
  • Changes in monitoring the NBCSP
  • Appendix D: Data sources
  • National Bowel Cancer Screening Program
  • AIHW Australian Cancer Database
  • AIHW Disease Expenditure Database
  • AIHW National Mortality Database
  • Australian Burden of Disease Study
  • National Death Index
  • Population data
  • Appendix E: Classifications
  • Remoteness Areas
  • Index of Relative Socio-economic Disadvantage
  • International Classification of Diseases for Oncology
  • International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems
  • International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Australian Modification
  • Appendix F: Methodology for calculating participation for population subgroups
  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Symbols
  • Glossary
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • Related publications