Cancer in Australia 2000 presents comprehensive national data on cancer incidence and mortality and summary data on cancer screening and admitted hospital patients. The report provides 2000 data for cancers by site, age and sex, and summary data for each state and territory. Incidence and mortality trends since the early 1980s and age patterns for selected cancers are features of this report. The information in this report is supported by more detailed information for all cancer sites on the AIHW's web site. Cancer in Australia 2000 is an important reference from the Cancer Series for all those interested in the health of Australians.