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For around 70 cancers, this data visualisation provides cancer incidence and mortality risk data by age. Help with terms, and information about the data, is available by placing the mouse pointer over the icons found near the top of the page. Additional guidance about the risk adjusted for competing mortality and risk unadjusted for competing mortality is located in cancer data commentary number 1 and the methods section.
Cancer data in Australia: Risk. Trends over time from 1982 to 2016 for selected cancers, by sex and age.
This visualisation contains risk of cancer diagnosis or risk or cancer death for around 60 cancers.
Figure 1 is a line graph that contains information on the risk of cancer diagnosis (adjusted or unadjusted for competing mortality) for the selected cancer and age range from 1982 to 2020.
Figure 2 is a line graph that contains information on the risk of death from cancer (adjusted or unadjusted for competing mortality) for the selected cancer and age range from 1971 to 2020.
Cancer risk data are available as supplementary tables.
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